Specialist Physiotherapist - MSK

Wirral Community Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust
Birkenhead, UK
16 Jun 2019
20 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The values at our HEART, focus on how we all provide care to patients.

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Exceptional person-centred care

Actively supporting each other

Responsive, professional, innovative

Trusted to deliver

Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust provides high quality community health and social services which are responsive to the needs of our local population. Services are delivered by our dedicated and innovative health professionals and supported by equally committed staff behind the scenes. We strive to continue developing and improving our services by working with and listening to our populations, partners, commissioners and staff.

Working for Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust offers you a great opportunity to be a part of a talented, passionate and committed team delivering excellent community based services throughout Wirral and surrounding areas.

Specialist Physiotherapist

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed physiotherapist who has the necessary skills to join our MSK teams.

You will need to have a minimum of 2 year post graduate experience with extensive musculoskeletal skills.

You will be required to develop musculoskeletal skills to a specialist level with a wide range of patients, referred from the Musculoskeletal Triage Service and from local secondary care providers.

For further information please contact either Heather Hesketh on 0151 604 7287 Ext 3120 or Alison Thursby on 0151 604 7260 or Ext 3485.

Closing date 28 June 2019

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Restricted Applications & Closing Dates

Staff on the Trust's Redeployment Register will be given priority access to vacancies at their substantive band. 'Restricted' and 'Open Access' vacancies run simultaneously and restricted applications should be made via the appropriate advert (an 'R' will display next to the Job Title in the advert). 'Restricted' adverts run for a minimum of 7 days.

Candidates for 'Open Access' vacancies are advised to apply early. We reserve the right to close a vacancy prior to the closing date if a high number of applications are received.

Reference Information

We are required to obtain written references covering at least the past 3 years of employment or education / training history. Please provide contact details for all referees, including business e-mail addresses. The trust will not accept personal references from friends or family.

Salary Expectations

Existing NHS employees will be salary matched / adjusted in line with AfC providing their service is in a substantive capacity (bank work does not count towards service). New entrants to the NHS or NHS workers with only bank service will ordinarily commence on the first paypoint of the appointed band - exceptions must be discussed / agreed with HR.

Further Information

WCT is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse workforce and we welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of disability, age, sex, race, religion, sexual orientation, maternity/pregnancy, marriage/civil partnership or transgender status.

Wirral Community Health & Care NHS Foundation Trust is committed to discharging its statutory duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children, young people and adults and will support staff to fulfil this duty.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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