Senior Physiotherapist ( Job No : JOB-2019-02572 )

Singapore Cancer Society
About The Role

1. Work with a multi-disciplinary team to assess the physical and functional needs of the patient.
2. Focus on optimizing the patient’s function, reducing pain and disability, increasing conditioning and mobility, and ultimately improving quality of life.
3. Develop individualized pathways of care for assigned patients, taking into consideration the patients’ changing needs and implement appropriate interventions as the condition changes.
4. Support the coping and caregiving skills of both the patient and the family/caregivers.
5. Contribute to palliative and end of life care through maximizing and facilitating:
6. Keep detailed and well-written records and other relevant documentation on patient’s activities and progress for patient evaluation.
7. Create and provide accessible, efficient and seamless service which includes managing and developing his/her own clinical caseload.
8. Develop and implement cancer rehabilitation initiatives related to physical therapy in collaboration with the rehabilitation team, across disciplines and other relevant stakeholders.
9. Contribute to the promotion of SCS cancer rehabilitation services

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

- Candidate must possess at least Bachelor's Degree/Post Graduate Diploma/Professional Degree in Physical Therapy/Physiotherapy or equivalent.
- At least 4 Year(s) of working experience in the related field is required for this position.

Core Competencies:

Complete decongestive therapy (manual lymphatic drainage, compression bandages and garments, exercises and skin care)
Able to design new physical therapy rehabilitation programmes and create the relevant documents and processes needed

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Min Educational Qualification:
Bachelor Degree
Posting Date:

10 Sep 2019

Closing Date:

09 Oct 2019

Salary Range
SGD   3500.00 - 5000.00
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