physical health practitioner- physiotherapist in wigan

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 25,750 per year
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job details

posted
location
wigan, north west
job category
health
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 25,750 per year
experience
All bands
reference number
phpme
phone
0151 242 6280
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job description

Physical Health Practitioner
Greater Manchester
£25750- £29800 salary

Randstad are delighted to be working with one of the UK's largest providers of employment, health & well-being programmes. They are currently recruiting for Physical Health Practitioners to cover the Leigh, Wigan and Tameside area, and utilise your skills of advice and guidance on management of common musculoskeletal, cardiopulmonary and neurological conditions, exercise prescription and return to work advice.

Duties:



* Conduct health assessments to determine participants health needs; face to face / telephone / videoconferencing.
* Offering advice and guidance to participants with regard to their health condition and empowering individuals to manage their health more independently and effectively.
* Producing tailored health action plans for participants seen on an individual basis or with the employment specialist (3-way appointment), focusing on improving their health and moving them closer to work.
* Providing ongoing face-to-face and/or remote based health advice and guidance to individuals to help them manage their health condition for a small caseload of participants that need more intensive 1:1 support.
* Delivering and developing educational group sessions such as Managing Low Back Pain, Living Well with Chronic Pain, Managing COPD and The Benefits of Exercise.
* Monitoring participants' individual health and wellbeing throughout group activities and reporting significant changes which may impact positively or negatively on a participant's recovery or return to work to the employment specialist.

Experience:



* Working knowledge and understanding of the biopsychosocial model of healthcare.
* Ability to assess and manage a diverse range of clinical conditions using non hands on interventions.
* Be able to analyse participant assessment information, apply clinical reasoning to enable effective health action planning.
* Must be able to write detailed, accurate and objective assessment reports and effectively record interactions with participants.

If you are interested in this role, please apply with your CV.

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

skills

physical rehabilitation