Rotational Physiotherapist - Acute Inpatients
Rotational Physiotherapist - Acute Inpatients Do you want to work in a dynamic, experienced and sociable therapy team? At Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation trust we are looking to share learning and expertise amongst the therapy team to keep our service moving in the fast paced area of acute medicine. If you are an experienced band 6 wanting to consolidate your practical and leadership skills in an acute medical team, or an experienced band 5 looking to step up to a band 6 role, this is the perfect opportunity. With weekly in service training, regular supervision and the desire to provide the best care possible for our patients, we are looking for a motivated and engaged individual who is wanting to be a part of the therapy team at West Middlesex Hospital. We currently offer rotations in our Emergency Department & Frailty, Respiratory Medicine, Older Adults, Orthopaedics and Stroke therapy teams. Successful candidates will also join the on-call respiratory physiotherapy rota. Some of our rotations include evening and weekend working. Take a look at our facebook page - 'Chelsea and Westminster Therapies' to see how we engage in the trust initiatives and promote our team. Follow us on Twitter or go to The Chelsea and Westminster website to see what our trust has to offer. Better still come for an informal visit or email us with any questions about the role. We look forward to welcoming you to the therapies department at Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust. For further details / informal visits contact: Laura Swanton - Clinical Lead Therapist for Respiratory & Critical Care Additional Information The Trust is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all its employees as well as maintaining a workforce that broadly reflects the local communities we serve. In accordance with the Equality Act, we welcome applications from anyone who meets the specific criteria of the post regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy, religion or belief or sexual orientation. Reasonable adjustments to the interview process can also be made for any candidates with a disability. Important: * The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we have to close a vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment. * Once the advert has closed you application will be transferred to our 3rd party recruitment system (trac.systems). * Please ensure you check your emails is correct on your application form as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. * If you have not heard from us within three weeks after the closing date, we regret that this usually means that your application was not successful. * In submitting an application form, you authorise Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Inter Authority Transfer (IAT) process should you be appointed to the post. * During the recruitment process your Identity Documentation (i.e. passport, driving licence, visa, etc.) will be scanned using a device which recognises UV, Infrared and Machine Readable Zone security features of the documents provided * Employment at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is offered subject to successful completion of a six month Probationary Period 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 .