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Camden MSK CATS Advanced Physiotherapist Practitioner

Band 8a

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Physiotherapy Out-Patients
Band 8a
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)
£49,077 - £56,632 per annum inclusive
23/07/2019 23:59

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

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.

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.

Camden MSK CATS, Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioner (APP)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Advanced Physiotherapist Practitioner (APP) to join the Camden MSK Clinical Assessment and Triage Service (CATS). The CATS team has two functions which involve triage and face to face appointments and currently operates out of both UCLH and the Royal Free London Hospitals.

The successful candidate should be an enthusiastic and highly skilled clinician with extended skills in assessment, advanced clinical reasoning and appropriate onward referral for complex MSK patients. As part of the CATS team, you will triage MSK referrals from Camden GPs to ensure the provision of optimal clinical management supported by evidence based pathways

If you are motivated by a challenge, enjoy identifying and implementing new ways of working and would like to be a key part of our success, we would love to hear from you. This position is banded at Band 8a and therefore relevant experience is required. Depending on experience levels and the recruitment process, candidates may be considered for a developmental APP post as a Band 7 with a view to progressing into a Band 8a so if you do not quite meet the person specification, do please still apply.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Lorraine Patel, lorrainepatel@nhs.net