Skip to main content

Clinical Lead Physiotherapist - Paediatrics

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
£51,706 to £58,210 per annum/pro rata
Closing date
23 Jul 2024

View more

Band 8A
Contract Type
Full Time
Cwm Taf Morgannwg UHB Physiotherapy Service has a rare opportunity for the right person. We are looking for an innovative and self-motivated clinician to provide expert clinical leadership for physiotherapy across paediatric services.

This new and exciting role of Clinical Lead Physiotherapist - Paediatrics will be providing expert assessment and treatment for a variety of paediatric conditions.

The post holder will be in a key position of influence and will require excellent leadership skills be committed and hard-working be a good communicator and a team player.

Main duties of the job

Working closely with the Physiotherapy Professional Manager for Paediatrics you will be responsible for developing defined areas of paediatric physiotherapy. You will input on advancing the departments clinical standards, developing a research portfolio and implementing best practice across paediatric physiotherapy services. You will have a proven track record as a clinical expert in your field with evidence of an advanced practice portfolio and a high level of clinical competence and leadership qualities.You will have excellent communication and influencing skills, with experience in supporting education and development of staff. You will hold a caseload of complex patients and provide training, education and clinical supervision. You will act as a role model within the paediatric physiotherapy services across the health board and should demonstrate a high level of integrity. Your role will be focused on driving the development and delivery of high quality, patient-centred clinical pathways across all aspects of children's developmental health which will require you to be flexible and present across the CTMUHB footprint.

The post holder will work alongside the Physiotherapy Leadership Team ensuring sustainability and growth of physiotherapy services and to develop plans that reflect safety, quality, effectiveness and efficiency.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this role Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

About us

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board is part of the NHS Wales family. Our Health Board provides primary, secondary and community health and wellbeing services to around 450,000 people living in three County Boroughs: Bridgend Merthyr Tydfil, and Rhondda Cynon Taf.

We live by our core values:
  • We listen, learn and improve
  • We treat everyone with respect
  • We all work together as one team

We are a proud local employer around 80% of our 15000 workforce live within our region, making our staff not only our lifeblood of our organisation but of the diverse communities that we serve.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find the job description and person specification attached within the supporting documents.

Person Specification



  • Degree Physiotherapy
  • Post-graduate Clinical Qualification or equivalent
  • Leadership/Management qualification or equivalent experience


  • Teaching and education qualification
  • Experience working in specialist clinical/leadership role



  • HCPC Registered



  • Evidence of extensive NHS experience in specialist area
  • Evidence of experience leading clinically within field

Employer details

Employer name

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board


To be confirmed, working across Health Board


CF72 8XR

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.


Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert