Senior Physiotherapist in Paediatric Neuromuscular

Location

CHI @ Tallaght

Duration of Post

Permanent

Campaign Reference

146067

Closing Date

27th January 2022

Children’s Health Ireland (CHI) operates as a single service across the existing Dublin children’s hospitals, Crumlin, Temple Street and Tallaght. Also, the paediatric outpatients and urgent care centres, Connolly which opened in July 2019 and Tallaght which opened in November 2021. CHI governs and operates local paediatric services for the Greater Dublin Area and all national paediatric specialist services, some of which are on an all-island basis.

The Children’s Hospital Group and the relevant Boards in each of the Children’s Hospitals considered a proposed Corporate and Clinical Governance paper in February 2014 and approved the need to progress with a clinical directorate structure to underpin how paediatric services are managed across the Hospital Group. 

Essential Criteria:

  • Hold a Physiotherapy qualification recognized by the Physiotherapists Registration Board at CORU – candidates must state CORU registration number on application.
  • All candidates must have three years’ full time (or equivalent) years post-qualification clinical experience of which six months must be in the area of paediatric Neurosciences (Neurodisability / neuromuscular / neurodevelopmental / neurology).
  • All candidates must demonstrate evidence of recent formal continuing professional development relevant to this role i.e. post-graduate qualifications or relevant courses

 

Desirable Criteria:

  • Recent acute hospital experience including acute respiratory physiotherapy
  • Strong clinical background in acute Paediatric Neuromuscular conditions and services
  • A proven record of clinical excellence and achievement in the areas of clinical audit, quality improvement initiatives, practice development, advanced clinical reasoning, teaching and research
  • On-call competent

 

How to Apply:

 

Please note that you must submit a cover letter with your CV, this forms part of your application and CV’s will not be accepted without a detailed cover letter.

 

The closing date for submissions of CV’s and letter of application is Thursday 27th January 2022 by 6pm. Applications must be completed through the advertised post on CHI.jobs by clicking ‘Apply for Job’.

 

Applications will not be accepted through direct email or any other method.

Please click here to view full job description of the role.

 

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CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns

CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Access to first-rate postgraduate programmes/Educational Assistance
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns