Physiotherapist

Job Categories:

Health


Date Posted:

2019-10-17

Employment Type

Full Time

Website

bemconsult.com

Location:

Lusaka

Salary:

Negotiable


Description:
Job purpose
The Physiotherapist will provide physiotherapy services and apply physiotherapy treatment to patients so as to contribute to their quick rehabilitation and recovery process.

Summary of Key Responsibilities
  • Set priorities in nursing care based on patients’ needs through organizing and planning work. 
  • Assess and treat patients who have been referred by a Doctor, using apparatus (infra-red, ultra-violet, short-wave and ultrasonic), by applying dressings and embrocation and by exercises
  • Organize effective treatment programmes
  • Conduct antenatal postnatal exercises for mothers
  • Contribute to the rehabilitation of patients by use of splints and other aids, and to fit and adapt surgical appliances individual patients requirements
  • Keep a register of patients and treatment received
  • Treat the patient with respect, dignity and tact at all times
  • Maintain strict confidentiality towards all hospital business
  • Careful and proper use of apparatus and correct application of physiotherapy techniques to avoid harm to patients
  • Ensure cleanliness in the department avoid the spread of diseases





Primary Areas of Accountability:
 
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Diploma in Physiotherapy
  • Degree in Physiotherapy or related will be a plus  
  • 3 - 5 years post qualification experience especially in a private Hospital
  • Computer Literate
  • Good Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven working knowledge of all Hospital apparatus, machines and equipment.

If you fully meet the hiring requirements for the above position, please email your CV and Cover letter clearly stating your salary expectations to: jobs@bemconsult.com and Copy-in bemconsult@outlook.com  
 
Note that, all communications will be kept in the strictest of confidence. If you do not receive communication within 14 days of the closing date of the advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.
 
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