Is to work in home with a variety of patients including physically disabled children, out patients and people within the community.

Tasks can include:

    • helping patients recover from accident, illness or injury
    • organising physical exercise sessions
    • providing massages
    • collecting statistics
    • writing reports
    • liaising with professionals such as doctors and nurses
    • providing educatiodvice about exercise and movement

Physiotherapists Key skills:

    • Good time management
    • The ability to build a rapport with patients from a variety of backgrounds and communicate with their relatives and carers
    • Tolerance and patience
    • Good physical health and fitness
  • Interpersonal skills