NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce, and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.
To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.
***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early***
Post - Physiotherapy Clinical Support Worker Neurological and Neurobehavioural Rehabilitation
Location - Astley Ainslie and Royal Edinburgh Hospitals
Grade - Band 3
Contract - Fixed Term - 12 months
Salary - £20,700 - £22,594 (pro-rata)
Hours of work - 22.5 hours
We have an exciting opportunity for motivated and dynamic people to join our physiotherapy team and be part of our in-patient neurological, neurobehavioural and orthopaedic rehabilitation service. There are two temporary posts available based at the Astley Ainslie Hospital and Robert Fergusson Unit at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital.
As a clinical support worker you will be a key member of the team and work closely with the registered physiotherapists to deliver rehabilitation to patients with complex needs following injury or illness.
Key attributes for this post include excellent communication and interpersonal skills, knowledge and understanding of the role of a physiotherapist in rehabilitation and experience of working in a team.
For further information regarding this post please do not hesitate to contact
Shelley Connon Team Lead Physiotherapist () on
This post requires the post holder to have a PVG Scheme membership/ record. If the post holder is not a current PVG member for the required regulatory group (i.e. child and/or adult) then an application will need to be made to Disclosure Scotland and deemed satisfactory before they can begin in post.
**Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the vacancy early once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage**