SENIOR PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPIST DUBAI

Category: Paediatric, Community and Mental Health
Closing Date: 26 September 2017
Salary: £50,000.00 to £60,000.00 per annum
Location: Non-UK
Full time/Part time: Full Time
Position Type: Permanent

High Hopes is looking for therapists with strong investment in continuing education, commitment to patient outcomes and drive to share in the growth of our team.

Job Requirements
Performs physical therapy assessments, diagnostic tests, skilled procedures, and ongoing evaluation for babies, infants, children, and teenagers with developmental, congenital, and neuromuscular disorders as well as those recovering from injury, who are receiving services through the Center.
Perform in-depth patient evaluation, develop treatment plan, and manage individualized treatment focused on the patient’s individual goals. Goals may include improving coordination, balance, strength, endurance, and sensory integration skills.
Implement treatment plan by using exercises that stimulate and activate different parts of the body. Play should be intertwined with treatment to aid success.
Develops a therapy care plan to provide direction to other team members involved in the plan of care. Reviews and updates care plan per policy and client need.
Create, implement and revise the individual treatment program.
Instruct and advise parents on physical therapy treatment plan appropriate to the client's needs and within the context of his/her environment and learning ability.
Write detailed reports upon evaluation and monitor and evaluate patient's progress.
Work with clients on a one-to-one basis, and in groups, to deliver therapy.
Consult and work with team members of the HH multidisciplinary team to incorporate appropriate strategies and goals into the child’s plan to ensure the child’s fullest development.
Assists in the development, implementation, and evaluation of the ongoing quality improvement process.
Participates in discharge planning and documents this in client record.
QUALIFICATIONS:

DPT-level education
Three years or greater experience in a multi-disciplinary pediatric setting
PCS (pediatric specialty certification) a plus
Minimum Education: Masters Degree
Minimum Experience: More than seven years’ experience as a Pediatric Physical Therapist
Experience with Moderate to Complex Cases

  • Central Location

Employer Information

Pediatric Therapy Center Dubai, Dubai, Dubai, [more details]