Vacancy Detail

Physiotherapy Assistant (Band 3)

Keenan Recruitment are delighted to be growing our Stroke Support Team within the Acquired Brain Injury Unit within a Belfast Hospital. Full time hours Monday to Friday 0900 - 1700.  Salary £10.09ph. 



To undertake specific skilled support work to aid the rehabilitation of patients.

To accept patients referred by a physiotherapist, and carry as own patient case load.  Treat patients according to set treatment protocols, monitoring patient progression, make minor alterations to patient treatment programmes as required.

Work unsupervised reporting back patient progress and informing physiotherapist of any problems.

To support and assist the physiotherapist in the delivery of a physiotherapy service to all referred patients. The post holder will be required to work in both the inpatient and outpatient setting and this may include hydrotherapy.


Qualifications and Experience

12 months practical experience in providing direct patient/client care or rehabilitation in a voluntary or paid capacity within a health care environment.

4 GCSE’s at Grade C or above to include English Language and Mathematics


City and Guilds Part 1


A recognised vocational qualification


NVQ Level 2, complete or in progress


Driving Licence and access to a car


Why choose Keenan Recruitment as part of your journey:

  • We are a contracted, top tier supplier of Allied Health Professional staff to the NHS and other public bodies, meaning we receive 100s of jobs for you to pick from throughout Northern Ireland. 
  • A free & confidential financial wellbeing package is offered via an external professional body to all temporary workers, to aid you with your mortgage application, debt and budgeting planning and for pension advice etc. 
  • You will have a dedicated specialist Consultant. Did you know that we have over 30 years experience suppling Allied Health Professional staff to the public service? 
  • Free fit to work certificate (required for NHS work). We will guide you through the process of ensuring you are fully compliant, so you and your Clients are protected. 
  • Career progression opportunities. You can pick and choose the teams that you would like experience in and newly qualified Allied Health Professionals can progress your career through Keenan.
  • Free CV writing service and interview prep offered for when you apply for permanent positions. We fully support you working through Agency as a stepping stone into permanent work. 
  • Testimonials: Please refer to the testimonial section on our website  to read how happy our candidates are working through Keenan. 

For more information on this exciting opportunity or hear of other vacancies within our Allied Health Professional division please contact Katherine on T: 02890447144 or email for a confidential chat. 


Keenan Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer, acting as an Employment Business on behalf of our Clients for temporary work and an Employment Agency for providing permanent employment with our Clients.

Keenan Recruitment is proudly a Corporate Member of REC - 10638 (Recruitment and Employment Confederation) adhering to all current employment legislation.

Location: Belfast | Salary: 10.09 per hour | Job type: Contract | Posted: 01/01/0001