Rehabilitation Physiotherapist

Recruiter
NHS Western Isles
Location
Plasterfield
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SHORT TERM ASSESSMENT AND REABLEMENT TEAM
Physiotherapist
Band 6 - £26,830 to £35,933 pro rata
Plus £985 Distant Islands Allowance pro rata
Permanent Post
20 hours per week

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We are seeking enthusiastic and committed staff to join our new venture in establishing an Intermediate Care Service, which will consist of a Short Term Assessment and Reablement Team in Stornoway and Broadbay.

You will be part of a small multi-disciplinary team comprised of Reablement Workers, Care and Support Supervisors, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapy.

You will work with people in their own home or in a homely setting to support them through a short term reablement programme. You will play a fundamental part in supporting people to regain mobility, strength and independence.

The role will include shift patterns across 7 days. A clean UK driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential as well as a willingness to travel.

For informal discussion or further information about this exciting opportunity please contact: Sonja Smit, Occupational Therapy Services Manager on telephone, e mail

The successful applicant will be required to register with the PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Scheme. This post is not eligible for relocation expenses.

All NHS Western Isles vacancies appear on the SHOW website: along with a job description and an application form.

Gheibhear bileag-tagraidh agus dealbh-obrach bho Roinn Feachd-obrach, Ospadal nan Eilean Siar, Rathad MhicAmhlaigh, Steòrnabhagh, Eilean Leòdhais HS1 2AF. Fònor 762005.

Return completed application form in Word Format to or mail to; Human Resources Department, Western Isles Hospital, Macaulay Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis HS1 2AF. Telor 762005.

Closing Date: 6th February 2017 REF NO: WI1899b