An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 7 Physiotherapist to join our South Powys CMATS (Clinical Musculoskeletal Assessment and Treatment Service) team.
Main duties of the job
As a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist for Musculoskeletal (MSK) Services in Primary Care and CMATS, we are looking for a person who wants to work within a motivated and enthusiastic team, whose priority is to provide high quality musculoskeletal assessment and rehabilitation to Powys residents. You will have the opportunity to work with clinical specialists, GPs and consultants across South Powys.The post holder will work autonomously at an advanced musculoskeletal Physiotherapist level to provide specialist assessment, diagnosis, triage and treatment of musculoskeletal problems. You will be part of a small, but progressive team, with a focus on training, evidence-based practice, and a culture which welcomes new ideas and allows everyone to have a voice. Support will be provided for the right candidate, wishing to progress and develop their career into an advanced practice role.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply
About us Welcome to Powys Teaching Health Board!
Powys Teaching Health Board is responsible for meeting the health and wellbeing needs of the people of Powys, mid Wales. As a rural health board with around 133,000 people living across an area that is a quarter of Wales, we provide as many services as possible locally. This is mainly through GPs and other primary care services, community hospitals and community services. As we don't have a District General Hospital, we work closely with other organisations in Wales and England to provide services for the people of Powys. We always strive to deliver as many services in Powys as possible including assessment and follow ups after treatment. The health board also works closely with Powys County Council and the voluntary sector to meet the needs of the community.
Job description Job responsibilities
You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac
Person Specification Qualification Essential
- BSc (Hons)/ Diploma in Physiotherapy
- Post graduate training
- MSc (or working towards)
- Significant postgraduate experience
- Significant experience of managing a complex caseload working within relevent speciality
- Experience of service planning and development across professional boundaries
- Proven advanced clinical practice and clinical reasoning skills to specialist level
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