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Driven, highly motivated and passionate msk physio with over 3 years experience in New Zealand and England predominantly in the private sector and NHS. Experience treating a whole host of different clientele from sports, medicolegal, g.p referrals and self funded patients.
I pride myself in my ability to communicate effectively and compassionately, this has been honed by working in a range of different environments and settings.
I have a proven ability to work autonomously with a large and complex caseload. With many post graduate courses under my belt I have many tools at my disposal to treat and empower my patients
West Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust, Worthing, England — Band 6 locum MSK Physiotherapist
Roles: Triaging suitable patients to group classes, physiotherapy assistants with exercise programmes and hydrotherapy.
East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust, Eastbourne, England — Band 6 locum MSK Physiotherapist
Roles: Managing a full patient caseload; Prioritising patients to different exercise classes, hydrotherapy, time to talk (talking therapies) and pain management
North City Physiotherapy, Wellington, New Zealand — Physiotherapist
2018 - 2019
Working autonomously as a physiotherapist in a private practise covering local schools, g.p surgeries, gymnasiums. Roles: Managing and retaining a varied caseload; completing vocational rehabilitation programmes liaising closely with OT; Strength and conditioning programmes for high level athletes; Participating and leading weekly in-service training; Recognise the specific services for Māori health, develop new concepts specialised in New Zealand.
Projects Abroad, Kathmandu, Nepal — Volunteer Physiotherapist
Assisting Physiotherapists treating kids under the age of 18 at a community based rehab centre. Kids with varied mental and physical conditions.
Physioworld, East of England, UK — Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist
2013 - 2015
Physiotherapist for a variety of different msk settings. Principle duties: manage a large patient caseload consisting of NHS and G.P referrals, medico-legal, private, sports teams; providing manual therapy and exercise based approach; perform a complete biomechanical assessment; vocational rehab programme.
VCF Physiotherapy, Peterborough, UK — Locum Physiotherapist
Physiotherapist providing treatment sessions for workers at a Steel factory and a paediatric patient with mental and physical disabilities.
March 2019 Mulligans Concepts, Mobilisation with Movement Part A, The upper extremities, Cervical and Thoracic spine
February 2015 Foundations in Acupuncture (ATCHP)
July 2014 Sports and remedial massage, advanced soft tissue techniques
May 2014 Cadaver course at Coventry University
March 2014 Shoulder treatment techniques
March 2014 SIJ treatment techniques
January 2014 Upper limb treatment techniques
December 2013 Introduction to Osteopathic Spinal Manipulation
November 2013 Common Knee and ankle pathologies
June 2013 Managing Complex patients