Band 6 Respiratory Physiotherapist

Salary Competitive
Payment type Monthly
Region Overseas
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer Private family
Workplace Abu Dhabi

Other benefits

  • Salary: £4,500 per month (tax-free)
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Working pattern: 5 days on duty, 5 days on call
  • Free accommodation, regular travel back to London, private health insurance

Vacancy details

I am working on behalf of a private client in Abu Dhabi who is looking for a permanent Band 6 Respiratory physiotherapist to work for them for initially one year. 

  • Salary: around £4,500 per month (tax-free)
  • Accommodation provided, private health insurance provided, regular travel back to the UK. 
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Working pattern: Sunday to Thursday (weekend: Friday & Saturday); one week on duty, one week off-duty (on call). 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To provide a high quality physiotherapy assessment and treatment including pulmonary rehab and airway clearance
  • Team working with other professionals and the family
  • To keep accurate documentation of assessments and treatments
  • To provide regular reports on progress to wider professional team
  • To offer advice and guidance to the family
  • Provide cover in the absence of the other physiotherapist (During Annual Leaves and sick leaves)
  • Ordering and maintaining all physiotherapy related equipment

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Degree or other recognised qualification in physiotherapy: Band 6 respiratory physiotherapist
  • Specialist experience in respiratory including advanced airway clearance, rehabilitation and non-invasive ventilation
  • Knowledge and understanding in a broad range of respiratory conditions and problems particularly bronchiectasis
  • Good assessment skills and varied respiratory techniques particularly for out-patients including exercise prescription
  • Familiar with resuscitation techniques

Interpersonal Skills

  • Able to give clear, concise written and verbal reports in English
  • Aware of confidentiality
  • Able to manage own stress and support others
  • Demonstrates professional independence

Personal and Organisational Skills

  • Able to organise own duty schedule in line with another Physiotherapist
  • Demonstrate the ability to be flexible when unplanned situations arise
  • Able to work independently
  • Able to work at moderate levels of physical activity involving the delivery of manual therapy, handling and the demonstration of exercise
  • Able to work effectively in private family environment with professional approach to the role. 
  • Able to assess, plan and progress treatment appropriately


Excellent tax-free salary, free accommodation, regular travel back to London, private health insurance, 

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