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Highly Specialist Physiotherapist

Band 7

Main area
Therapies and Rehab
Band 7
Fixed term - 12 months
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)
£38,035 - £48,256 pa inc HCA
25/09/2017 23:59

At University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) our success starts with you.

We want you to come to UCLH and stay at UCLH because our success starts with you. All of our staff have been involved in developing our values. We believe that they make UCLH a better place for patients and staff alike.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

Many of our services operate from new or newly refurbished facilities including the University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre which opened in 2012. So, why join UCLH…?

  • We have a reputation as a centre of clinical excellence
  • Our hospitals are in great central London locations
  • We have new facilities and state-of-the-art medical technology
  • We have a wide range of career opportunities

Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.

Acute Medical Unit & A&E

Band 7 – FTC 12 months
37.5 hours

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and driven Physiotherapist to join the Acute Therapies Team at University College Hospital, London.
You, and your team, are responsible for delivering specialist Physiotherapy services within A&E, Acute Medical Unit and Clinical Decisions Unit over 7 days, you will be an essential part of the large multidisciplinary team and part of the wider inpatient therapy team.

You will need appropriate experience at band 6 level within the acute setting, including experience within all core physio specialties (neuro, respiratory and MSK/Outpatients). Good knowledge of discharge planning and community services will be essential for this role. Previous experience within community therapy teams would be beneficial.

At UCLH we are committed to delivering top-quality patient care, excellent education and world class research. You will be supported and actively encouraged in developing your leadership and clinical skills in this area, to facilitate service improvement and integration with community services and other providers. This is a great opportunity to work and develop as an individual and as part of a team, gaining clinical and operational experience in a challenging environment.

We would actively encourage perspective applicants to arrange an informal visit.

Closing Date; 25th September 2017

Interview Date; TBC

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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

For further information, or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Tory Sheldon, Team Lead Physiotherapist ATT (Victoria.Sheldon@uclh.nhs.uk or Bleep – 1163) or Jo Gelona Inpatient Therapy Manager ext 72449.

If you have problems applying, contact

0203 447 5787