Specialist Physiotherapist - Physiotherapy

NHS AfC: Band 6

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NHS AfC: Band 6
Various hours available
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Furness General Hospital
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum
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''A great place to be cared for; a great place to work''

Do you want to work for an organisation who has just received an overall rating of GOOD from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) with a rating of OUTSTANDING in care?

Our hospitals have recently been rated as GOOD overall with our care being rated as OUTSTANDING by the CQC.

If you want to achieve a great work/life balance with a professionally satisfying job while living in one of the safest, least congested and most beautiful parts of the country then come and check us out.

Applications are welcomed from Physiotherapists who are ready to expand their skills at specialist level. We are able to offer you the opportunity to join our Physiotherapy team at Furness General hospital providing acute physiotherapy assessment and treatment.

You will develop your skills in a range of roles including Medical / Rehabilitation including Stroke / Surgical / ICU / Orthopaedic /Trauma caseloads. In addition you will become part of the weekend and on-call rota with training provided to meet the competencies required for the role.

Duties will include the support and supervision of Band 5 Physiotherapists and Technical Instructors, and you will develop your skills as a Clinical Educator, supporting undergraduate Physiotherapy students.
Support will be given to develop your knowledge and skills within our friendly team with support from experienced Advanced Physiotherapists.

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay serves the communities across North Lancashire and South Cumbria and is within easy reach of the Lake District and other large cities in the North West of the country

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period. This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Rachel Watts, Physiotherapy Team Manager

Or Heather Heppenstall, Advanced Physiotherapist 

on 01229 491161

If you have problems applying, contact

01229 406754