Physiotherapy Assistant Job Description

A physiotherapy assistant performs tasks which are necessary to assist lead physiotherapists during rehabilitation process of patients suffer from injury, illness or any kind of disability. As a Physiotherapy Assistant, your will work for a range of clients. Your job duties would be supporting patients through a program of rehabilitation (formed by qualified staff) and working with physiotherapists to improve the mobility of patients.

Following is a sample resume along with a number of sections and bullet points to write an effective resume or curriculum vitae for Physiotherapy Assistant position. This example is primarily useful for newly graduates who are entering job market for the first time. Although it is also useful for experienced candidates.

Also See: Physiotherapy Assistant Cover Letter


Physiotherapy Assistant Resume Sample


Sara Alexander

25 Example Avenue, East Anglia, 39R 6E9
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OBJECTIVE: Seeking a Physiotherapy Assistant position at ABC Rehab where superb customer focused approach and caring abilities can be utilized to improve the satisfaction of clients.

• Over one year experience as a Physiotherapy Assistant
• Highly skilled in providing assistance to physiotherapists
• In-depth knowledge of different physical therapy techniques
• Demonstrated ability to encourage and stimulate patients
• Proven record of patience, compassion, tolerance and tact
• Excellent spoken and written communication skills
• Bilingual: English and Spanish

• Achieved the customer satisfaction award – May 2011
• Improved the self-esteem of patients
• Worked well in a team environment

Dec 2010 – Jan 2012
Athona Health – East Anglia UK
Physiotherapy Assistant
• Greeted patients and prepared them for therapy
• Demonstrated and worked through exercises with patients
• Set up equipment in line with prescribed standards
• Showed patients using mobility aids
• Kept written records of clients’ development
• Provided reports to physiotherapists

Diploma: ABC High School, East Anglia, UK – 2010

• Dedicated interest in physical education and health
• Sympathetic and caring attitude
• Real concern for the comfort of patients
• Good physical health and stamina

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