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Community Learning Disability Physiotherapist

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Learning Disability Community
NHS AfC: Band 6
30 hours per week
Job ref
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum (pro-rata)
19/11/2018 23:59
Interview date

Are you an enthusiastic and forward thinking HPC registered physiotherapist? If so we would like you to join our well-established team. The specialist community Band 6 Physio will have experience in postural seating, respiratory, neurological conditions, and working in a community setting. Your role as a Band 6 in these clinical areas will be active involvement in the development of the service. You will be able to consolidate & develop clinical, supervisory & non clinical skills. As a Band 6 Physiotherapist you will be able to demonstrate recent experience working across a wide variety of clinical fields in particular within the community setting. The teams are led by highly specialist health professionals and nursing, and supporting a wide skill mix of clinicians within the community setting. We promote close MDT working allowing a holistic approach to patient care, joint therapy working & developments. The teams are proactive in the development of both staff & service and are committed to CPD providing regular specialist multidisciplinary support & education with regular reviews & supervision. You will consolidate knowledge and develop clinical & non-clinical skills within a supportive environment and be actively involved in the development of the community services, supervision of junior staff & student education.


Manchester Local Care Organisation is a pioneering, new public sector organisation. We're improving care by bringing together NHS community health and mental health services, primary care and social care services in the city.

We are part of the public sector and partnership organisation powered by Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Greater Manchester Mental Health, Manchester City Council, Manchester Health & Care Commissioning and the Manchester Primary Care Partnership.



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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

Theresa Hunt

Health Service Manager Etrop Court Wythenshawe


Gaynor Spencer Health Service Manager, Claremont, Hulme


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0161 276 4744