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Assistant Practioner - Stroke Unit

NHS AfC: Band 4

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Assistant Practioner Band 4
NHS AfC: Band 4
37.5 hours per week
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£20,150 - £23,363 p.a (pro rata)
19/02/2019 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

Assistant Practioner Band 4

The stroke unit at Wythenshawe Hospital offers stroke rehabilitation and stroke care to patients in Manchester. The unit is currently developing a new education programme for it's workforce to provide the specialised knowledge and skills for excellent care for patient's that have suffered a stroke.   The stroke unit employs a large multi-disciplinary team that work closely together to provide patient focused care. A place where you can develop your career, increase your clinical knowledge and learn new skills regardless of the grade you may hold.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation which is sited on the outskirts of Manchester City centre, with excellent links to the airport and rail network and the central hub of Manchester ensuring staff have the accessibility to travel networks.



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Applicant requirements

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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