|Published||July 17, 2022|
|Location||Roodepoort, South Africa|
A vacancy has arisen for a Physiotherapy Assistant at Life Esidimeni Baneng Care Centre in Roodepoort, reporting to the Physiotherapist. The successful candidate will be responsible for meeting the needs of the internal and external customers through the execution of the Life Healthcare strategic and operational objectives in Growth, Quality, Efficiency and Sustainability by contributing to the effective functioning of the Centre and be part of a dynamic professional team that is continuously striving for the highest quality standards.
Provide quality clinical care to all patients
Assist in the holistic assessment of patient and the establishment of treatment programs with guidance from the supervising Physiotherapist
Implementing, evaluating treatment programs of patients in the units and reporting to the supervising Physiotherapist
Monitoring patient response to treatment and reporting these to the supervising Physiotherapist
Knowledge and skills in running group sessions
Function effectively as part of the multi-disciplinary team to meet the requirements of quality patient care.
Commitment to quality patient and customer orientation
Ensuring all equipment is in working order and reporting and reporting problems to the supervising Physiotherapist
Education of users and their families regarding the patients’ condition.
Active participation in continuous professional development activities.
Building relationships with doctors, nurses, and therapists
Active participation in special awareness and events
Stock management and Record-keeping
Physiotherapy Assistant Certificate
Current registration with HPCSA
Ability to do adaptations to enable participation in various tasks and activities
Knowledge and Skills in running groups and individual sessions whenever required
Knowledge of impact of illness/disability on occupational performance
At least 5 years work experience in the field
Problem-solving, analysis and judgment skills
Verbal & written communication
Attention to detail/ excellence orientation
Professional and technical proficiency
Ability to operate within a multidisciplinary team
Interested candidates can send their CVs