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Intermediate Care Physiotherapist

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
£35,392 to £42,618 a year Pro Rata
Closing date
18 Jul 2024

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Band 6
Contract Type
Part Time
The HMR Intermediate Tier Service is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and dynamic Band 6 Physiotherapist to work within a multi-disciplinary team. The teams provide patient focused assessment and treatment for people within the Intermediate Care facilities.

The Therapist will be expected to carry a case load delivering assessments and treatments both within the intermediate care units and within the patients home. .

Main duties of the job

You will be required to hold a UK driving licence and have access to your own vehicle for work purposes.

You will need to be flexible, with good communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team.The team strives to ensure we provide an efficient and quality service to our patients with a focus on team working. You will be self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team. The team is focused to continuous improvement and service development and the successful applicant would be keen to contribute to this process.

Flexible working required forweekend, bank holiday and evenings and working acrossHMR Intermediate tier serviceswill be required.
  • To have responsibility for own caseload and deliver individualised assessments and interventions for patients with complex and changing needs
  • To provide specialist support and education to therapists and wider teams.
  • To provide line management for junior members of the therapy team

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

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:

Person Specification



  • Degree or diploma in Physiotherapy


  • Post graduate training in specialist areas
  • Clinical Educators accreditation

Knowledge, Training & Experience


  • Involvement in and responsibility for service development activity
  • Enable patient choice and participation and support others to do so
  • Portray a professional image
  • Ability to use advanced clinical reasoning, making professional judgements in complex and challenging situations
  • Experience of liaison with other professionals and partnership working. Post graduate experience in acute medical wards and complex discharge planning
  • Specialist knowledge of anatomy and physiology to underpin relevant clinical skills and clinical reasoning


  • Addressing poor performance in others
  • Contribution to the recruitment process Involvement in a cycle of audit activity
  • Formal supervision and appraisal of others

Professional Registration


  • Physiotherapy HCPC registration

Skills & Abilities


  • Able to travel across sites and community to meet patient needs as well as attend training and meetings
  • Ability to work over 7 days
  • Evidence of CPD
  • Effective IT skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills including time management, prioritising, and the ability to complete a task


  • Presentation skills

Employer details

Employer name

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust


Tudor Court

Seymour St


OL10 3BD

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