Physiotherapist - Band 5

Band 5

Main area
Diagnostic and Clinical Support
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
435|5532|Acute Therapies|DCS
£22,128 to £28,746 pa
31/05/2018 23:59

At East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust our vision is to be widely recognised for providing safe, personal and effective care.  We currently provide high quality services and treat over 600,000 people across East Lancashire and the surrounding area. We employ over 7,000 staff, many of whom are internationally renowned and have won awards for their work.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our large forward thinking dynamic physiotherapy team.

This is a permanent post

This post offers the opportunity to develop postgraduate skills in a wide range of clinical specialities, including medical, surgical, musculoskeletal outpatients, orthopaedics, paediatrics and community, rheumatology and rehabilitation.

Candidates should present an appropriate level of experience, gained from student placements or relevant work experience on core areas, and will be able to demonstrate clinical competency at an appropriate level. You will be expected to work as an autonomous practitioner in the assessment and management of patients, be able to liaise with colleagues and other professionals and have effective time management skills.

Excellent communication skills and flexibility to meet the changing demands of the service across a variety of sites are essential. This will include participation in the evening/weekend/ bank holiday respiratory on call rota, for which post graduate training will be provided.
To meet service demands where required, this post will be subject to 7 day working between extended hours from 08.00 until 20.00

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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

Kay Shah
01254 732415

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