Therapy Assistant (Physiotherapy)

Job ID:  4771
Job Function:  Allied Health
Institution:  Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

Job Description:

The incumbent is responsible to:

  • Assist in helping patients on use of therapeutic equipment
  • Assist in supervising patients in the performing of therapeutic activities, assessments, caregiver training, or interventions
  • Assist in the fabrication of orthosis / splints and use of assistive devices necessary for rehabilitation Maintain general cleanliness, tidiness and infection control of the therapy area
  • Perform daily equipment checks and maintenance, and notify therapists / podiatrists and Biomedical Engineering Department of any faulty equipment and monitor repair status of equipment
  • Assist in admin tasks e.g. handling enquiries, filing and data entry
  • Perform daily inventory checking and bi-yearly inventory stock take
  • Monitor consumables levels on a daily basis and notify therapists / podiatrists on consumables that are below par levels


Job Requirements:

  • Minimum O/N Level with WSQ Certificate in Therapy Services, or NITEC in Community Care & Social Services Experience in a healthcare setting will be an advantage Possess patient-centredness and interpersonal skills