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Specialist Physiotherapist (Acute Medicine)

Band 6

Main area
Acute and Specialist Medicine
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
349-CSS-071-19
Site
Manchester Royal Infirmary
Town
Manchester
Salary
£28,050 - £36,644 per annum
Closing
Today at 23:59

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 20,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of nine hospitals across six separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology, Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider

 Allied Health Professions Division, ORC, CSS

Specialist Rotational Acute Medical Physiotherapist (Band 6)

The Medical Therapy Team are looking for an enthusiastic forward thinking HCPC registered Physiotherapist to join our well-established team.

This Specialist Band 6 role offers rotations between the Acute Medical Unit and Specialist Medicine (Renal and Gastroenterology).

As the rotational Band 6 Physiotherapist you will be able to demonstrate recent experience working across a wide variety of clinical fields in particular within acute medicine.

The teams are led by highly specialist Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists, supporting a wide skill mix of clinicians within the acute setting.  We promote close MDT working allowing a holistic approach to patient care, joint therapy working & service developments. 

The teams are proactive in the development of both staff & service and are committed to CPD providing regular Multi-Disciplinary IST and specialist uni-disciplinary support & education with regular supervision.

Your role as a Band 6 in these clinical areas will include an active involvement in the development of the acute services, supervision of junior staff & student education and the opportunity to consolidate knowledge and develop clinical & non-clinical skills within a supportive 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

Alison Laker or Mandy Chadwick, Clinical Lead Physiotherapists 

on

0161 276 8963 

or

alison.laker@mft.nhs.uk / amanda.chadwick@mft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
0161 276 6198