Specialist Practitioner (Physio)

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust
Scarborough, UK
16 Jun 2019
18 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust aims to be a leading provider of integrated health services, recognised for the care, compassion and commitment of our staff and known as a great employer and a valued partner. Our Trust values are:

  • Caring for people while ensuring they are always at the heart of everything we do.
  • Learning and using proven research as a basis for delivering safe, effective, integrated care.
  • Growing our reputation for being a provider of high-quality services and a great place to work.

Our staff benefit from our commitment to training, regular supervision and flexible working over a 7 day week. Exciting changes within the service will provide the post holder with opportunities to engage in service development.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Band 6 Physiotherapist with a specific interest and clinical experience in stroke rehabilitation. You will be expected to work collaboratively within the stoke team and the wider Multi-disciplinary team community team across the Scarborough and Ryedale region to provide a seamless stroke service from acute hospitals with early supported discharges and within the community.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, conscientious and adaptable team player. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate an adaptable approach whilst meeting guidelines and stroke standards.

Within your role you will contribute to data collection, service development and a staff development.

For informal enquires or to arrange a visit, please contact Catherine Ingham Team Leader,Ryedale Hub Tel 07966182914 Please do not ring this number for application packages.

  • Trust's Values: Promote and demonstrate the Trust's 3 values Caring, Learning and Growing. Caring for people while ensuring they are always at the heart of everything we do. Learning and using proven research as a basis for delivering safe, effective, integrated care. Growing our reputation for being a provider of high-quality services and a great place to work.
  • Confidentiality: Confidentiality/data protection regarding all personal information and Trust activity must be maintained at all times (both in and out of working hours) in accordance with professional codes of conduct and relevant legislation such as the Data Protection Act. The post holder should ensure that they are familiar with and adhere to all Trust Information Governance policies and procedures. Any breach of confidentiality will be taken seriously and appropriate disciplinary action may be taken.
  • Equal Opportunities: Promote the concepts of equality of opportunity and managing diversity Trust wide.
  • Health and Safety: Employees must be aware of the responsibilities placed upon them under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, paying due regard to health and safety in the workplace and management of risk to maintain a safe working environment for service users, visitors and employees.
  • Infection Prevention and Control: Employees must be aware of their responsibilities to protect service users, visitors and employees against the risks of acquiring health care associated infections, in accordance with Trust policy.
  • Professional standards and performance review: Maintain consistent high professional standards and act in accordance with the NMC code of professional conduct. Employees are expected to participate in the performance review process.
  • Service/Departmental standards: Support the development of performance standards within the Service/Department to ensure the service is responsive to and meeting the needs of its customers.
  • Finance: All Trust staff will comply with financial processes and procedures
  • Safeguarding Children: Employees must be aware of the responsibilities placed on them under the Children Act 1989, 2004.


This job Description is an outline of the key tasks and responsibilities of the post and the post holder may be required to undertake additional duties appropriate to the pay band. The post may change over time to reflect the developing needs of the Trust and its services, as well as the personal development needs of the post holder

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.

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