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Specialist Physiotherapist Neurological Outpatients

Employer
The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
Location
Telford
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum/pro rata
Closing date
26 Jun 2024

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Profession
Physiotherapist
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 6 Neurological physiotherapist to join our dynamic team at the Princess Royal Hospital site.

As a specialised physiotherapist you will be integral in supporting and delivering Neuro services at SaTH. You will have a varied caseload of referrals including Stroke, MS, Parkinson's disease, Spinal injuries and FND. You will have the opportunity to gain experience in the management of patients with spasticity and work in the hydrotherapy pool.

In Shropshire we put high quality patient care at the centre of everything we do. This is a great time to join our Neuro team at The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford.

Main duties of the job

You will be working at PRH alongside our Band 7 clinical lead Physiotherapist and Therapy support worker also have close links to our spasticity advanced practice physiotherapist and our neuro OT.

You will be supported by our Outpatient Team Manager, Operational Manager and Centre Manager and Head of Profession.

The department has close links with the Stroke ward at PRH, OT, the early supported discharge team and the community teams in Shropshire.

The department is involved in research projects and has close links with HEI's providing clinical placements and working closely to identify opportunities for staff. We are committed to allocated CPD time, clinical outcomes and providing a responsive patient focused service.

About us

Within outpatients we have a very experienced team including Band 5 to Band 8B Therapists and Support Workers from Band 2 - 4. We have two well equipped gymnasiums and a hydrotherapy pool.

Teamworking is out strength and the atmosphere in the department is very friendly, supportive and proactive. Alongside clinical duties staff have allocated SPA time to support personal and service development. We have a proven track record of developing skills in our staff.

If you would like to discuss the post further please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Job description

Job responsibilities

For full duties and responsibilities please refer to the attached document entitled Job Description.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • As required for entry into University for professional training


Qualifications

Essential

  • Degree or equivalent in Physiotherapy.
  • Registered with Health and Care Professions Council
  • Evidence of specialist clinical training in relevant areas


Work experience

Essential

  • Evidence of broad range of pre and post qualification experience
  • Evidence of experience in relevant area of clinical practice
  • Evidence of teaching/ student experience
  • Experience in audit and research


Desirable

  • Experience of working in an NHS setting


Knowledge

Essential

  • Evidence of CPD (portfolio) detailing clinical experience relevant to the post.


Skills

Essential

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Employer details

Employer name

The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust

Address

The Princess Royal Hospital

Apley Castle

Telford

TF1 6TF

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223-SPO-357

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