We are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Physiotherapist to join our Community Neuro Rehabilitation Team (CNRT) within Solent Neuro Rehab Services. CNRT is located in Solent’ s Western Community Hospital and covers Southampton City, New Forest and surrounding Hampshire region. The successful post holder will have the opportunity to consolidate their existing experience and further develop their clinical skills in the management of complex neurological presentations including Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease and Stroke as well as PSP, Huntington’s, MSA, FND and acquired brain injuries.
The post holder will have post graduate experience which should include some specific neurological clinical experience and evidence of working within a multidisciplinary team. Experience of service improvement projects or audits is also desirable.
This is a community post and therefore access to a car for community visits essential.
Working in the community offers the opportunity to provide a flexible approach to rehabilitation tailored to individual needs and promoting self-management is fundamental to our approach. It could include providing support in a variety of settings outside of the home and building strong therapeutic relationships with patients, relatives and carers.
We work closely with University of Southampton. You will be required to regularly supervise band 5 physiotherapists as well as physiotherapy students and medical students and there are opportunities to develop your teaching skills at the University by supporting practical sessions.
CNRT is a friendly, flexible, creative team and you will be supported by your Team Leader, Senior Clinicians and Service Leads through individual supervision and weekly team meetings. You will receive profession specific and CPD support from band 7/8 Physiotherapists within the service. Previous training organised by Solent Neuro Rehab Service has included study days on Pilates in Neuro Rehab, Evidenced Based Upper Limb Rehabilitation and Vestibular Rehabilitation.
For further details/queries please contact: Mary Vincent, Senior Manager firstname.lastname@example.org 07825 823534 or Sarah Gibbs, Team Leader email@example.com 0300 123 5007 / 07393 782993
We will contact you via NHS Jobs if you are shortlisted for interview.Candidates selected for interview will be contacted before the given interview date; therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders. Please be advised that we may choose to close adverts early should we receive a high number of applications.
Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.