Physiotherapist

Part-time
Physiotherapist | Locum
Faircape Group
Cape Town, Western Cape
Part-Time

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Posted 11 July 2021

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Job Description

Locum Physiotherapist needed at Tokai Physiotherapy Inc, to work mostly weekends, however may be required during the week. The successful incumbent will assist in the sub-acute facility in conjunction with the current Physiotherapists based there.

Tokai Estate is a spectacular 60 bed fully accredited sub-acute facility providing high quality care to patients of all ages.

Purpose: Provide efficient and effective Physiotherapy services at Tokai Estate to a variety of patients, post surgery or acute hospitalisation (eg. stroke, total hip replacement, spinal surgery, dementia). To develop specialised skills in all aspects of rehabilitation and contribute to developing and maintaining an effective and evidence based service.
The treatment goal is to improve the medical and overall patient outcome during the physical rehabilitation period and to facilitate a safe and medically stable discharge, with the appropriate level of care. This involves working closely with a multidisciplinary team (doctors, occupational therapist, speech therapist, social worker, dietician)

Requirements:

  • Physiotherapist with a BSc degree
  • HPCSA registration
  • Must have malpractice insurance
  • Experience working in an acute/sub-acute environment
  • Be available on short notice
  • Willing to work within a multidisciplinary and nursing team environment
  • Team player, trustworthy, passionate
  • Be able to travel to Tokai
  • Own transport
  • Solid and positive references
  • Clear criminal record

Working hours are from 08h00 until 17h00.

Commission based work, weekly rates differ to weekend and public holiday rates.

Should you not receive a response within 2 weeks of applying, please consider your application unsuccessful.