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Physiotherapist Community Rehab and Falls

Employer
Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Oldham
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum
Closing date
27 May 2024

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Profession
Physiotherapist
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Integrated care is all about providing better care and support to our patients, users and the people of Oldham by co-ordinating our services more effectively, with the focus on improving the health and wellbeing of people across the city.

You will join our multidisciplinary Community Rehabilitation and Falls Team carrying out holistic assessments of patient needs and develop, implement and evaluate treatment programmes. There is a varied caseload to support adults and older people within their own homes, including care homes.

Main duties of the job

Working with band 7 team lead you will support the delivery of an efficient and effective service.

You will be an autonomous practitioner and work as a key member of the multidisciplinary team and supervising junior staff.

You will have an active role in coordinating new referrals, managing waiting lists and supporting the team to maintain patient flow.

You will have a broad range of experience managing medical, surgical, neurological and mental health conditions and ideally some community experience.

The service is community-based and would require you to be able to travel to various locations across Oldham on a daily basis.

About us

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust (NCA) provides hospital and integrated health and social care services to over one million people living across Greater Manchester. Our 20,000 colleagues care for people in hospital and in the community, working across Bury, Rochdale, Oldham and Salford, to save and improve lives.

As a large NHS trust we are committed to enhancing the health of our local population by delivering consistently high standards of care and working closely with local authorities and key partners. We believe in our power and potential tomake a differenceand we're always looking for people who demonstrate our three core values -care,appreciateandinspire- to join our team.

In return, we can offer you a job role with purpose and flexibility. The size and scale of the NCA means we can provide more challenge and opportunities so your career can always be moving in the right direction. By joining us you can also access a competitive benefits package, including, a fantastic annual leave allowance, flexible working opportunities and protected hours for health and wellbeing activities, helping you to achieve more personal downtime and a better work-life balance.

For the latest information around our values and behaviours, please visit our careers website https://careers.northerncarealliance.nhs.uk/

Job description

Job responsibilities

To read more information about the advertised role, and the main job duties/responsibilities please open the Job Description and Person Specification located under the supporting documents heading. You can also read more information about working at the Northern Care Alliance within the attached Candidate Information Pack or by visiting our careers website: https://careers.northerncarealliance.nhs.uk/

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • BSc/MSc physiotherapy


Professional Registration

Essential

  • HCPC registered


Knowledge, Training & Experience

Essential

  • Significant post registration experience including experience of working in all core clinical areas
  • Evidence of wide clinical theoretical knowledge base
  • Well-developed communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Experience of working as part of an integrated MDT
  • Evidence of supervising other staff and students
  • Flexibility
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Evidence of CPD
  • Understanding of professional standards and code of conduct
  • Basic IT skills
  • To demonstrate an awareness and understanding of supporting equality and valuing diversity within their role
  • Ability to travel to different geographical locations across the Trust footprint in line with service needs


Desirable

  • Experience of working in the community and/or rehabilitation unit
  • Car driver


Employer details

Employer name

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Link Centre

140 Union Street

Oldham

OL1 1DZ

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

236-OCO-P181-24

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