Band 6 MSK Rotational Physiotherapist

Recruiter
London North West Healthcare NHS Trust
Location
Harrow, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Sep 2019
Closes
26 Sep 2019
Ref
1269307763
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Band 6 MSK Rotational Physiotherapist Band 6 Main area: MSK Rotational Grade: Band 6 Contract: Permanent Hours: Full Time 37.5 hours per week Job ref: 337-NP-1926JDC-B Site: Northwick Park Town: Harrow Salary: £34,961 to £42,010 pa inc. HCAS Closing: 01/10/2019 23:59 London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust (LNWH) is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country. Our team of more than 8,000 clinical and support staff serve a diverse population of approximately one million people providing hospital and community services to the people of Brent, Ealing, Harrow and beyond. As well as delivering community services across four London boroughs from multiple sites we run major acute hospital services at: * Northwick Park Hospital: home to one of the busiest emergency departments (A&E) in the country. The hospital provides a full range of services including the country's top-rated hyper-acute stroke unit and one of only three hyper-acute rehabilitation units in the UK * St Mark's Hospital: an internationally renowned specialist centre for colorectal disease * Ealing Hospital: a busy district general hospital providing a range of clinical services, as well as 24/7 emergency department and urgent care centre * Central Middlesex Hospital: our planned care site, which also offers a range of outpatient services and urgent care centre. We also provide specialist care at Meadow House Hospice. We are a university teaching NHS trust, in recognition of the important role we play in training clinicians of the future and bringing the benefits of research to the public. To find out more about our Trust, why not view our video We are London North West University Healthcare Our values - HEART Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset. Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff. * Honesty * Equality * Accountability * Respect * Teamwork These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision. London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly. POST TITLE Specialist MSK Physiotherapist BASE NPH/CMH DIRECTORATE Integrated Clinical Services GRADE Band 6 ADVERT TYPE External POST REQUIREMENTS Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist - Band 6 Full time, 37.5 per week Rotational (MSK/Rheumatology/Othopaedics) Are you a physiotherapist keen to work in a large teaching hospital? Are you committed to the provision of evidence informed practice and the development of motivated junior staff? Do you want to work in an environment with class facilities and a focus on manual and exercise therapy; education of undergraduate and postgraduate students; research and clinical audit? An opportunity has arisen for a musculoskeletal specialist to join the Therapies team within Northwick Park and Central Middlesex Hospitals. The post holder will be a qualified Physiotherapist, with at least 2 years' experience within the physiotherapy specialty. You should have completed at least two specialist musculoskeletal rotations, which would ideally include an Orthopaedic inpatient rotation. You should have excellent baseline knowledge of musculoskeletal physiotherapy principles and have experience of treating a variety of peripheral and spinal patients. Evidence of involvement in project management and audit will be desirable. You will have the opportunity to be involved in many projects within the MSK and Orthopeadic services. You will contribute to the further development of the service in addition to undertaking a busy, variable caseload in an outpatient setting which accepts referrals from both Consultants and GP's, including hydrotherapy and Community Clinics. The Inpatient cover will provide the opportunity to work with both elective and trauma caseloads. One rotation is split with early supported discharge of NWB orthopaedic patients and outpatients. There will be a supervisory responsibility for a Band 5 physiotherapist and students, providing appraisals, teaching and clinical support with managing demanding caseloads. You will also have roles linked to the Band 7 line managers that will facilitate your managerial and leadership qualities. We have an excellent in-service training program. The MSK Therapies team also has a strong Band 8 strategic and clinical leadership team, who support the MSK physiotherapy team to deliver the best possible patient care. This is an excellent time to join our motivated and forward thinking department. Our aim is to provide excellent clinical care for our diverse patient group, within an NHS environment, and develop dynamic clinicians who bring innovation to our ever expanding service. You will also be expected to work 1 weekend

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