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Senior Specialist Physiotherapist Musculoskeletal Outpatients

Band 7

Main area
Musculoskeletal Outpatients
Band 7
Fixed Term Secondment
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
£31,696 - £41,787 per annum
22/02/2018 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. 

9 month secondment opportunity has arisen for an experienced and highly motivated physiotherapist within the Musculoskeletal Outpatient Physiotherapy team based at Trafford General Hospital.

You should have significant musculoskeletal and rheumatology experience at Band 6 level and should be able to demonstrate a special interest and evidence of post graduate training in this specialty. The post is based at Trafford General Hospital but will also involve working at Altrincham General Hospital.

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is the leading Trust for teaching, research and specialist services in the North West of England.

You will be expected to work well within a team and provide high quality clinical care in line with national, regional and local guidance based on evidence based practice. You will contribute to day-to day management of the department and be expected to contribute to training and service development.  

The team is actively involved in audit, research and service improvement.

In return we will provide a comprehensive induction programme and you will be appraised on a yearly basis with a view to developing knowledge and skills where appropriate.


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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

Joanne Roberts, Clinical Lead Physiotherapist


0161 746 2035

If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
M13 9WL
0161 276 4744