Physiotherapist

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    Contract
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Medical & Phamaceuticals
  • Deadline:
    July 30, 2021
  • Job Level:

Job Title:Physiotherapist

Reports to:Health Centre Administrator

No. of positions:(1)

Duty Station:Ruben Health Centre- Nairobi

 

Ruben Centre is a not-for-profit, faith based organization under the governance of the Africa Province of the Congregation of Christian brothers Registered Trustees” under the Trustees (Perpetual Succession) Act.For more information about us , kindly visit our website www.rubencentre.org

 

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:

Ruben Centre’s physiotherapist helps people recover with injuries sustained from surgery, illness, ageing or disability.He/she guides patients in Ruben Health Centre who seek to improve their strength and movement and prevent them from further problems in future.The physiotherapist work is to diagnose the causes of injury and put together a treatment plan , sometimes including exercises, manual therapy and electrotherapy (using electrical energy as a medical treatment). They also advise on managing long-term conditions.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Planning and conducting therapy treatment for patients
  • Conducting in-depth evaluation of patients referred for therapy treatment
  • Initiate appropriate physiotherapy intervention programs for patients or clients suffering from immobility
  • Assess and evaluate physical disabilities caused by neurological disorders, stroke, diseases and injuries
  • Bring wellness and mobility in physical disabilities caused by injuries, stroke and or other neurological disorders through physiotherapy treatment programs
  • Handle pain and physical problems caused by illness, disabilities and injuries
  • Manage and treat patients with disabilities in home and community care
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to provide patient care and comfort
  • Maintain and update patients’ records and documents
  • Provide quality physiotherapist treatment to the highest possible levels
  • Consult and collaborate with other consulting  physicians and other medical professionals in providing physiotherapy treatments
  • Teach patients and other family members about self care treatment interventions
  • Gives due care to the children in the Special Needs Unit
  • Any other task that may be assigned from time to time

 

Required Qualifications

  • Diploma in Physiotherapy
  • At least two years’ experience as a physiotherapist
  • Registration with the Kenya Society of Physiotherapists
  • Current practicing certificate from the Physiotherapy Council of Kenya
  • Excellent Interpersonal , communication and customer care skills

 

Application

Interested parties who meet the above requirements should submit their applications which include the cover letter, together with an updated CV at least three referees with their telephone contact addressed to The Human Resource Manager , Ruben Centre. Applications can be submitted via email recruitment@rubencentre.org and also copied to mukuruemployment@gmail.com

 

Kindly include your expected remuneration and availability in your application .

Please note only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted

 

Ruben Centre is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ the best qualified talent.The candidate finally selected should be ready to comply with the child protection policy applied in the organization

 

Deadline;30th July , 2021