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Rotational Physiotherapist Lincoln and Louth - Band 5

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum
Closing date
29 Sep 2023

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
Band 5 Physiotherapist (Rotational) 37.5hours per week

We are Looking for a physiotherapist to join our teams at Lincoln and Louth hospital. It is an exciting time to join United Lincolnshire Hospital Trust physiotherapy team with rotations in women's health and neuro outreach being added to the band 5 rotations. The successful candidate will cover a range of rotations including, ICU, medical, neuro rehabilitation, stroke, orthopaedics, paediatrics, older adults, cardiorespiratory, MSK, women's health and the community neuro outreach team.

The successful candidates base will be Lincoln and there will be an opportunity to rotate into Louth MSK outpatient setting as one of the 6 month rotations . Travel time and expenses will be included when you work at Louth hospital

You will be working within the Hospital wards and Physiotherapy outpatient setting, in a 90 member strong team that constantly sets and achieves high standards. Our team is highly focussed on supporting your development and we work hard to ensure you will receive 1:1 supervision, regular training/peer review/journal clubs and access to advice and support from our team of Clinical Specialist physiotherapists.

All physiotherapists benefit from protected CPD time, as well as the opportunity to attend locally organised courses run by nationally accredited tutors. ULHT have a preceptorship programme to support new band 5's in their first 12 months in post and we have an established band 5 training programme.

Main duties of the job

The post will be full time, and will work as part of a 7 day service. The post holder will be expected to be part of the evening on-call respiratory rota

All applicants must have a current HCPC registration.

The Physiotherapy team is a sociable one that takes advantage of Lincoln as one of the fastest growing cities in the UK with its population rising at four-times the national average, boasting an historic Cathedral Quarter, with independent shops and dining experiences nestled amongst cobbled streets. The waterfront quarter has a good range of bars and restaurants in a marina setting, where the University's student population has stimulated the growth of Lincoln's newest hub for night time economy, including live music from international artists at the Engine Shed and shopping experiences. The cost of living in Lincolnshire is one of the lowest in the country:

The University of Lincoln is a TEF Gold Standard University of which we have close links.

About us

What's the hospital like?

Pilgrim Hospital is situated in beautiful countryside and serves the communities in the South Lincolnshire area. It provides all major specialties and a 24-hour major accident and emergency service.

Grantham and District Hospital serves the communities of Grantham and the local area. It provides ambulatory paediatric and accident and emergency services.

Lincoln Hospital is a thriving university city, and with the opening of the new medical school, it provides all major specialties and a 24-hour major accident and emergency service. This district general hospital serves the city of Lincoln and the North Lincolnshire area. It provides all major specialties and a 24-hour major accident and emergency service.

Louth Hospital is set on the edge of the Wolds and serves the communities of Louth and the local area. It provides a number of services, including an outpatient department, diagnostic and surgical procedures, as well as a surgical ward.

If you want to make a difference and be part of something new and exciting, we would love to hear from you. So, what are you waiting for?!

One Trust, Endless opportunities

Job description

Job responsibilities

What should you do next?

Have a look at the job description, and if you like what you see, then apply today. Dont miss this fantastic opportunity to work with a great team in a supportive environment within a great institution. Your NHS needs you!

Person Specification



  • Diploma / degree in Physiotherapy
  • Evidence of maintained CPD
  • 5 GCSEs or equivalent at Grade C or above including English Language and Maths
  • Registration with the Health Professions Council (HCPC)


  • Membership of the CSP

Knowledge Skills Aptitudes


  • Knowledge of CSP guidelines, Trust policies & procedures
  • Excellent verbal, non verbal and written skills
  • Ability to work effectively alone & as part of a team
  • Ability to organise, delegate and prioritise in a timely and effective manner
  • Ability to cope with working in a moderately physical and stressful environment with aggressive and emotional people
  • Ability to evidence/demonstrate key values and behaviours in line with the Trust framework: ?Patient Centred ?Safety ?Compassion ?Respect and ?Excellence

Previous Experience


  • Well rounded experience of a variety of clinical areas as a student
  • Experience of working as part of a team/ MDT
  • Good theoretical knowledge

Specific Requirements


  • Flexibility
  • Able to motivate, and persuade patients with impaired cognitive status
  • Problem solving
  • Ability to meet the travel requirements of the post

Employer details

Employer name

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust


Lincoln County Hospital

Greetwell road



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