Physiotherapy Aide ( Job No : JOB-2022-04192 )

Thong Kheng Welfare Services Society
  • Disability
Thong Kheng Welfare Services Society - Jurong East

About The Role

1. Assess and identify individual needs of clients and formulate, develop and implement appropriate individualized physiotherapy programmes. These would aim to facilitate, restore, improve or maintain movement and functional abilities.
2. Work with clients on a one-to-one basis, group or special setting based on their levels of function and severity of disability.
3. Liaise with various disciplines involved in the rehabilitative treatment process.
4. Evaluate and document clients’ physiotherapy needs and progress at regular intervals, monitor training programmes and review their effectiveness.
5. Provide consultation, support and update about the clients’ progress and status to caregivers and all those involved in the rehabilitation team.
6. Refer clients to the respective specialists for consultation and appropriate intervention.
7. Evaluate, prescribe and fabricate, purchase assistive devices to improve movement as required by the clients.
8. Train and supervise caregiver or volunteers in the maintenance of therapy programmes.
9. Involved in discussions of client related issues with caregivers, volunteers and members of the rehabilitative team.
10. Work at all times within the scope of the Workplace Safety and Health Act of 2009 and the Home policy for reporting of accidents, incidents, hazards and risk management.
11. Maintain and protect the safety, confidentiality and dignity of the clients and families.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

Initial assessment
Therapy goals, aims and objectives
Review therapy plan , Discharge planning
Maintain database of all clients
Engage in administrative duties relevant to departmental work
Evaluation of effectiveness and relevance of programme

Core Competencies:

1. Keep abreast of latest development in service delivery of physiotherapy related areas to ensure that therapy programmes are kept updated.
2. Involve in research where possible, relevant to areas of physiotherapy service delivery.

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

1. Work with the multi disciplinary team in integrating the clients into the community.
2. Attend relevant meetings and give necessary input.
3. Undertake responsibility and duties assigned by the Manager from time to time.

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:
Professional Qualification and Other Diploma
Posting Date:

28 Nov 2022

Closing Date:

27 Dec 2022

Salary Range
SGD   1.00 - 2.00
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