• Physiotherapist Senior Meath
  • Enable Ireland in Meath, County Meath, Ireland
  • jobs
  • 2 days ago

jobs description

Would you like to work for a great employer?

Enable Ireland is an organisation that makes a real difference to the lives of children and adults with disabilities in Ireland, and is named as one of Ireland's Irish Independent 150 Best Employers 2023

We are currently seeking a highly-motivated Senior Physiotherapist to join our team in CHO8 Meath CDNT 4 Dunshaughlin/Bettystown.

Contract Type: Permanent part-time (0.5 WTE)

Contract Hours: 17.5 hours per week

Salary Scale: €53,388 to €63,197 pro rata per annum

"This pay scale is subject to increases in 2024 in accordance with the recent WRC interim agreement (Ref CAM -100101-22) towards enhanced pay adjustments in Section 39 organisations."

Overview of the Post:

To work as a senior member of the interdisciplinary team providing services to children 0 - 18 years and families within the region. The post holder will be responsible for the provision of a physiotherapy service to include assessment diagnostics and intervention and... ongoing service delivery to children with a range of disabilities.

Overview of Duties & Responsibilities:

• Plans and organises individual and group caseloads, to include assessments, interventions and diagnosis.
• Demonstrates a sound understanding of administrative practice and protocol in decisions.
• Demonstrates sufficient clinical skills in assessment intervention and diagnostics to meet the specific needs of the relevant caseload
• Facilitates staff development by providing support such as clinical supervision, mentoring, coaching and formal development planning.
• Inspires others to work to high standards by being enthusiastic about the profession and the service.

• Gets a message across fluently and persuasively in a variety of different media (oral, written and electronic).

The successful candidate will have:

Essential Criteria:

Candidates for appointment must:

i. Be registered, or be eligible for registration, on the Physiotherapists Register maintained by the Physiotherapists Registration Board at CORU.
ii. Have three years full time (or an aggregrate of three years full time) post qualification clinical experience.
iii. Have the requisite knowledge and ability (including a high standard of suitability and professional ability) for the proper discharge of the duties of the office.
iv. Provide proof of Statutory Registration on the Physiotherapists Register maintained by the Physiotherapists Registration Board at CORU before a contract of employment can be issued.

v. Be eligible to work in the state
vi. Valid driving licence for within the state / jurisdiction with access to own transport in order to delivery services across a large geographical area

Annual Registration
i. On appointment practitioners must maintain annual registration on the Physiotherapists Register maintained by the Physiotherapists Registration Board at CORU
ii. Practitioners must confirm annual registration with CORU to Enable Ireland

Desirable Criteria:

• A minimum of 1 year's Physiotherapy paediatric experience working with children with disabilities
• Experience with :
• Managing Tone
• Managing posture
• Service development
• Experience and/or training in clinical supervision.
• Group work
• Supervision of other staff and students
• Physiotherapy caseload management
• Experience of delivering education and / conducting research
• Experience in service development and practice standards development
• Experience in coordinating clinics and leading and working at a consultative level in clinics alongside consultant and other lead
• Experience in managing databases such as hip surveillance, surgery, Botulinum Toxin, etc. and conducting audits

If you believe you would fit the role then please submit your application today.


As a staff member of Enable Ireland, you will have access to a wide range of benefits, including:
• Excellent training opportunities
• Generous annual leave entitlements
• Long service reward scheme
• Pay adjusted Maternity Leave
• Pay adjusted Adoptive Leave
• Pay adjusted Paternity Leave
• Wellbeing benefits
• Pension

For a full list of our benefits & conditions, please click here

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 28th May 2024 @ 12pm

Interview Date: To be confirmed

A panel may be formed from this vacancy for any similar vacancies, which may arise during the next 12 months in CHO8

Related Documents

By clicking on the Continue to application button you will be directed to the careers section of our website where you can download an application form/job description/person specification and will find instructions on how to apply
Meath County Meath Ireland


Apply - Physiotherapist Senior Meath