Perth & Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership
Specialist Physiotherapist with Physiotherapy Team Leader Responsibilities - Band 7
Murray Royal Hospital, Perth/Community
Permanent Full-time Post
Salary Scale: £40,872 - £47,846
We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated and enthusiastic Physiotherapist to lead our small but dynamic Physiotherapy team within the Community Learning Disability Service. This post is based within Murray Royal Hospital but engages with Learning Disability adults in a variety of settings across Perth and Kinross.
Beautiful Perthshire sits at the heart of central Scotland within easy reach of busy cities but outdoor space and activities such as hill walking, golf, fishing and water sports are on our doorstep.
Candidates must demonstrate evidence of excellent clinical reasoning skills and an advanced ability to manage own caseload as well as provide support to the wider team both operationally and professionally. You should be a team player who demonstrates strong leadership skills but can also work autonomously.
You will have experience in service development to support the National Strategy for Standards of Practice for Adults with a Learning Disability. Quality improvement work is expected at both a uni-professional and integrated team level.
Physiotherapy Services support staff development through appraisal processes, supervision and CPD opportunities.
Applicants must be registered with Health and Care Professions Council as a Physiotherapist.
Informal enquiries to: Sally Thomas, AHP Team Leader within Learning Disabilities on 01738 562261 or Angela Milne, Clinical and Professional Team Manager (Physiotherapist) on 01796 474806
Hours of work are: 37.5 hours per week
NHS Tayside is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.
Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.