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Senior Physiotherapist

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
£35,392 to £42,618 a year Nil
Closing date
19 Dec 2023

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Band 6
Contract Type
Part Time
Job Title: Senior Physiotherapist

Area of work: Physiotherapy for Adults with Learning Disabilities (A.L.D.)

Employer: Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Department: Physiotherapy

Location: Dudley borough

Salary: Band 6

Job type: Permanent

Hours: 15.75 hrs per week (0.42 wte)

Main duties of the job

We are looking for a highly experienced, enthusiastic and motivated Senior Physiotherapist, with a varied background in Physiotherapy modalities these include: musculoskeletal, neurological, basic respiratory skills, postural management, rehabilitation, etc..... to join our skilled and friendly specialist Physiotherapy team.

About us

As a Trust, we are highly committed to your CPD and professional development with opportunities to be involved in a wide variety of specialist and leadership training.

The candidate will be required to have a full driving licence, due to the community aspect of service provision.

Full right to work within the UK as a Physiotherapist.

Membership of relevant Professional Networks area also encouraged.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Improving physical health for people who have a Learning Disability continues to be a strong focus for our Learning Disability services. You will contribute to the delivery of high quality, safe care and will support the development of clinical pathways that meet national Learning Disability guidance within the organisation.

You will manage and provide clinical leadership to a Physiotherapy Assistant and Physiotherapy students predominantly in the community.

You will carry a specialist clinical caseload, delivering highly skilled Physiotherapy assessment and treatment to adults who have a Learning Disability and complex physical and neurological problems.

You will be based in a single point of access L.D. therapy team collaborating closely with other health professional peers such as Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists, Nurses, Psychologists etc

The successful candidate will assist the Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioner and Principal Physiotherapist in planning, evaluating and developing the Physiotherapy service in line with the: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, NICE and NHS England guidance.

Person Specification

Essential or Desirable


  • Current HCPC Registration to work as a Physiotherapist within the UK
  • Ability to move equipment between appointments in the community
  • Current UK Visa for UK working


  • Physiotherapy experience within LD or transferrable skills

Employer details

Employer name

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust


Ridge Hill Centre

Brierley Hill Road Nr. Stourbridge



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