Community Physiotherapist - Rehab Rotation

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Occupational Therapy
NHS AfC: Band 6
Fixed Term until 31st March 2019
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
£26,565 - £35,577 p.a.
26/03/2018 23:59

From 1st October 2017, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and the University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has joined together to create a new Foundation Trust which has been named Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our new organisation will provide a single hospital service across the city of Manchester and in 12- 18 months will also include the services currently provided by North Manchester General Hospital.  These changes will make a real difference to the health outcomes and quality of life for the people of Manchester.  That’s why this really is an extremely exciting and challenging period in the delivery of health and social care in Greater Manchester and one that provides a wealth career opportunities for great people right across our Group. 

FULL TIME- 37.5 hours over 7 days

Rehabilitation Rotation

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self motivated band 6 physiotherapist to join our excellent rotational scheme across community and inpatient settings.

This is an ideal opportunity for a physiotherapist who has completed their basic rotation and is now looking to expand their clinical skills. The rotations will be in Intermediate Care, General Community Physiotherapy, Early Supported Discharge Stroke, Community Falls Team, Outreach Rehab Service (Acute Wards) and Acute Stroke Unit. This could be subject to change depending on service developments.

Good IT, written and verbal communication skills are important as the post holder will be required to liaise with a wide range of health care professionals, patients and carers. Applicants will need to be flexible, able to work alone and as part of a team

We pride ourselves in supporting staff with good team and department structures and morale. You will be supported by your peers, Team Leaders and Clinical Specialists across all areas.

Our clinical staff are involved in Trust level clinical and nonclinical projects and have opportunities to drive service development, audit and evidence based practice.

The post is full time 37.5 hours, over 7 days. Each area will include some weekend working using a rota system.

The post is initially funded to March 2019 with a possibility that funding will become permanent.

Car driver for the community rotations essential.

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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

Cath Roberts, Community therapy lead
0161 946 8201 /07813 339515

If you have problems applying, contact

0161 291 4053