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Cystic Fibrosis Specialist Physiotherapist

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Cystic Fibrosis
NHS AfC: Band 6
37.5 hours per week
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Wythenshawe Hospital
£28,050 - £36,644 p.a
19/11/2018 23:59

The Manchester Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre is recognised nationally and internationally as a centre of clinical excellence. The centre benefits from a dedicated Cystic Fibrosis outpatient facility as well as a dedicated 22 bedded ward with attached gym and exercise testing facility.  

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated physiotherapist who has a proven background in respiratory care with a commitment to providing holistic specialist physiotherapy care to our adult patients with cystic fibrosis. You will work closely with the clinical specialist physiotherapists to provide an effective, high quality service. We operate a structured professional development programme for our band 6 team based on a 6 monthly internal rotation system. The areas of experience available within this structure are Cystic Fibrosis outpatients, Oxygen + complementary therapy , Exercise + MSK,  Supervision + Protocol based care, Ward round + New Patients, and Non-invasive ventilation.

A flexible working pattern over 7 days is in operation. Participation in the wider physiotherapy on call service will be required.

Potential interview date: Thursday 6th December 2018

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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 Orr - Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist

Hannah Langman - Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist 

Debra Riley - Inpatient Team Leader

Manchester Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre

Wythenshawe Hospital

0161 291 2017

If you have problems applying, contact

0161 291 5989