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Physiotherpy- MSK - Manager

NHS AfC: Band 7

Main area
Physiotherapy
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
331-L11390321
Site
Royal Lancaster Infirmary
Town
Lancaster
Salary
£38,890 - £44,503 pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
Today at 23:59

''A great place to be cared for; a great place to work''

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay has been nationally recognised as the UK’s most inclusive NHS organisation. As such we have a firm commitment to strengthening the diversity of our workforce, and therefore welcome and encourage applications from likeminded people who can support our ambition to become effortlessly inclusive. We are particularly keen to hear from protected groups – including BAME, LGBT+ and people with a disability.


Job overview

To work as an the Manager and an individual within the Physiotherapy team in a MSK role looking after members of staff who are referred with MSK and/or work related issues. You will be providing specialist physiotherapeutic assessment, diagnosis, treatment and advice for a range of conditions and helping staff get back into the workplace

Main duties of the job

To work as an autonomous practitioner taking responsibility for the management of patients on own caseload without direct supervision

To assist in the planning & delivery of departmental training and education sessions for managers and staff, Work with Occupational health teams to offer advice and guidance

To maintain effective communication links with patients, and associated professional practitioners regarding patients condition, including the completion of accurate clinical records in line with trust and professional body codes of practice.

To participate in planned research and audit as required and ensuring the SEQOHS requirements are maintained.

Working for our organisation

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

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

To work as an individual within the Physiotherapy team in a MSK role looking after members of staff who are referred with MSK and/or work related issues. You will be providing specialist physiotherapeutic assessment, diagnosis, treatment and advice for a range of conditions and helping staff get back into the workplace

To work as an autonomous practitioner taking responsibility for the management of patients on own caseload without direct supervision

To  assist in the planning & delivery of departmental training and education sessions for manager and staff, Work with Occupational health teams to offer advice and guidance

To maintain effective communication links with patients, and associated professional practitioners regarding patients condition, including the completion of accurate clinical records in line with trust and professional body codes of practice.

To participate in planned research and audit as required

Person specification

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Qualified Physiotherpaist with at least 4 years experience
Desirable criteria
  • Management experience within Physiotherapy
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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Clare Hill
Job title
Head of Wellbeing
Email address
clare.hill@mbht.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01524 512290