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Senior Rotational Respiratory Physiotherapist

Employer
Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Frimley
Salary
£37,162 to £44,629 Per annum including HCAS
Closing date
17 Jul 2024

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Profession
Physiotherapist
Grade
Band 6
Hours
Full Time
Band 6 Respiratory Rotational Physiotherapist

37.5 Hours

We are seeking a well-motivated and forward thinking Physiotherapist to join our Respiratory team for a 1 year fixed term contract.

The Physiotherapy department is looking for the right candidate to help promote the role of Physiotherapy within the respiratory service. Under the guidance of a team of Band 7's, you will have the opportunity to develop both clinically and managerially within a friendly and supportive environment where excellence is encouraged.

You will have the opportunity to gain experience within 9 month rotations:
  • Community Respiratory team - including Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • MADU / General Medical Respiratory ward
  • ITU / Surgery

As a senior clinician you will be involved in the supervision, education and appraisal of physiotherapists, support staff and students and you will have the opportunity to lead and be involved in appropriate service development.

The post holder will be required to work their hours over a seven day pattern and participate in the evening on call respiratory rota.

We would welcome and recommend enquiries regarding the post and are happy to meet potential applicants to discuss the role in more detail.

For further information please contact Frazer Noyce frazer.noyce@nhs.net - Physiotherapy Team Lead Respiratory Medicine or Abbie Masters abbie.masters@nhs.net - Principal for Medicine

Main duties of the job

To provide a high standard physiotherapy service in assessing and treating patients who may have a complex presentation

To supervise and teach recently qualified physiotherapists/technicians/assistants and students and be involved in teaching MDT staff

To participate in CPD and other departmental activities

Rotations are 9 months in duration and currently include:

o ITU / Surgery

o MADU / Medical

o CF / Medical

o Community Respiratory including Pulmonary Rehabilitation

About us

Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust provides NHS hospital servicesforaround 900,000 people across Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey and south Buckinghamshire.

As well as delivering excellent general hospital services to local people, we provide specialist heart attack, vascular, stroke, spinal, cystic fibrosis and plastic surgery services across a much wider area.

We have three main hospitals - Frimley Park in Frimley near Camberley, Heatherwood in Ascot and Wexham Park near Slough.

Our threecore values, and the behaviours that support them, guide everything we do and set out what we expect of our staff in the way they treat patients, visitors, service users and each other,Committed to Excellence,WorkingTogether and Facing the Future.

We are also proud to host the Defence Medical Group South East at Frimley Park with military surgical, medical and nursing personnel working alongside the hospital's NHS staff providing care to patients in all specialties.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to Job Description and Person Specification attached for this role for further more detailed information.

Person Specification

Essential

Essential

  • Rotational B5 experience in NHS environment
  • HCPC
  • Physio Degree or equivalent


Desirable

  • member of clinical interest group
  • Experience of staff/student supervision


Experience

Essential

  • On call competency


skills

Essential

  • Evidence of supervision skills


Employer details

Employer name

Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Frimley Park Hospital

Portsmouth Road,

Frimley

GU16 7UJ

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