Community Physiotherapist Band 6

Band 6

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Band 6
15 hours per week
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Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Community Rehab Team
£31,878 to £42,046 pa incl HCAs
05/11/2017 23:59

The Whittington Hospital received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

62 per cent of staff say they are proud to be working for the organisation in our Staff Survey with 55 per cent saying they would recommend us as a great place to work and 53 per cent say they have a strong sense of belonging.

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Come Join Our Team!!

Community Neuro-Rehabilitation Physiotherapist – Band 6
15 hours week
Base: Islington Outlook, Archway, London, N19 3RQ

We are a multi-professional team providing multi-disciplinary rehabilitation to people with neurological and complex physical disabilities in Islington. We are a dynamic team that enjoy working together to provide a highly responsive and effective service and have a strong commitment to a person centred approach.

We are seeking an enthusiastic physiotherapist with a visionary outlook to join our team where you will build and develop your experience within a community setting.

You will have a strong clinical grounding in a variety of physiotherapy settings as a post graduate. This needs to include experience working with clients that have neurological impairment. The successful applicant will act as an accredited clinical educator for physiotherapy students and provide effective supervision of rehabilitation assistants that carry out directed programmes.

You will be a team player with proven clinical and interpersonal skills. Combined with a wide knowledge and skill base you will have organisational ability and a commitment to service and staff development.

In return we will offer you:
• Excellent management support and clinical supervision
• The opportunity to be part of a dynamic team of permanent staff
• Strong multi-disciplinary team support
• Professional development
• A chance to enhance service development skills

We welcome applications from all sections of the community. People from black and ethnic minority communities and people with disabilities are currently under-represented in the team. The building is fully accessible.

The post involves working with vulnerable adults so the successful candidate will be required to apply for a Disclosure.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

If you would like to be part of a team that is hard-working, supportive and works together to provide the best service for residents of Islington then contact Lisa Penniall, Team Lead on 0207 527 1501 to informally discuss the role further or arrange an informal visit.

If you have problems applying, contact

020 7288 5798