Crawley Down, UK
22 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Band 6

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.
  • 4,750 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • 14 inpatient and outpatient locations, serving a total community of 1.3 million people
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of 'Good' with 'Outstanding' features
  • Stonewall Diversity Champions, and Disability Confident Employer - Level 2

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Physiotherapist to play a key role in Communities of Practice East Grinstead for up to 22.5 hours a week.

Communities of Practice are multidisciplinary teams formed of community nursing and proactive care. Communities of Practice are the core element of a wider system responsible for co-ordinating care delivery to patients on the caseload. Care is organised around individual's identified needs through collaborative working by service providers.

The Physiotherapist is responsible for a designated caseload of patients with individual management programmes. The postholder will also be responsible for staff management including appraisal, supervision and staff development, clinical governance and innovative change.

The postholder will be an experienced Physiotherapist with a working knowledge of a broad range of specialist conditions.

If you are patient centred, committed to delivering high quality care, have excellent clinical and communication skills, a "can do" attitude and a desire to be the best then this is the job for you.

In return we can offer you:
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Supportive learning environment
  • Dedicated career pathways and great opportunities for continuing professional development
  • Commitment to and support for your wellbeing
  • NHS Pension Scheme
  • NHS discount and salary sacrifice schemes, including childcare vouchers

If you are passionate about making a difference and want to contribute to an Organisation which is continuously striving to achieve excellence then we would love to hear from you.

Previous applicants need not apply.

This post may close earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Correspondence relating to this vacancy will be conducted electronically. Please ensure that you check your emails on a regular basis. References will be requested electronically also; please ensure you provide correct contact details for referees.

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.

Documents to download
  • JDPhysio
  • PSPhysiotherapist
  • Additional Information
  • Staff Benefits Brochure
  • About Us

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