Allied Health Professionals - Advanced Physiotherapist

  • Job Type Acute Medicine,Respiratory,Orthopaedics
  • Salary £33,222 to £43,041 per annum/ pro rata
  • Closing Date 24/09/2018
  • Location The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 7
  • Job ref 223-SAP-460
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanant
  • Hours Part time 22.5 hours per week

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated advanced physiotherapist to join the acute inpatient team at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. You will be providing a clinical service across the acute medical wards and supporting other teams as required e.g. Orthopaedics and ITU.

You will lead on and provide a robust Respiratory Outpatient Service. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with the clinical lead for critical care to deliver and coordinate the emergency on call rota and be an active member of the out of hours on call rota.

We are looking for someone who is flexible, has good management and leadership skills, works well independently and in a team. We have strong links with our multidisciplinary team colleagues and joint working is key to our practise.

We are a friendly forward thinking team working in a fast pace rewarding environment. High quality patient care is at the forefront of our decision making and we are enthusiastic about welcoming new ideas enabling the successful candidate to take an active role in service development and leadership.

We have a strong drive for personal and professional development, regular CPD and supervision. You will receive and carry out appraisals and be given opportunity to develop your own leadership skills. You will mentor and support student placements.

The Therapy Department are working towards being at the forefront of innovation in leading the way by undertaking development and service evaluation utilising the Virginia Mason Institute (VMI) methodology in Lean practice as the Trust is one of the only five Trusts in England to be affiliated with the VMI based in Seattle, USA 

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