Highly Specialist Physiotherapist Acute Frailty Therapy Team - Romford

Job purpose


  1. To provide specialist standard Physiotherapist service to patients within the acute elderly/medical service with a special focus on the acute assessment areas and the Emergency Department, facilitating and maximising patient potential within the service boundaries using a holistic approach.
  2. To give highly specialist guidance, advice and education to other members of the Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) on matters relating to your specialist area.
  3. Provide leadership for your team (in conjunction with the Clinical Leads) in planning, coordinating, delivering and evaluating the Physiotherapy service provided to patients within your area. 
  4. To provide a lead role in teaching, supervising and appraising peers, Band 6, Band 5, Student Physiotherapists and Generic Therapy Assistants 
  5. To deputise in the absence of senior colleagues as required both within management and clinical areas.
  6. To contribute to the running and development of the service through the promotion, adaptation and development of policies, procedures and guidelines using evidence-based practise.
Undertake supervision, mentoring and performance development plans to promote clinical and professional effectiveness of self and others.  This includes performance management, management of disciplinary issues in liaison with Therapy Manager.

Bank Partners is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.