Static Consultant General Physiotherapist
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
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We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Physiotherapist to join our Consultant General Team based at The Rotherham General Hospital.
The Consultant General team at The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust is a progressive and dynamic team comprising of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapist and Support workers.
Within this team we have sub-specialities such as Orthopaedics (Upper limb peripheral, post-operative hips and shoulders) Hand Therapy, A&E, Pelvic Health, Occupational Health, Rheumatology and Occupational Therapy
Please note this post is30 hours and you will need to be able to work Tuesday and a Friday as part of the working pattern
Main duties of the job
The successful candidate will have a caseload biased towards the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of Orthopaedics (Upper limb peripheral, post-operative hips and shoulders) and Hand Therapy. You must have a broad range of postgraduate experience and personal development, including recent work within the musculoskeletal / orthopaedic specialities.
We assess, treat and rehabilitate Conservative and Non-Conservatively managed patients that have been referred from Orthopaedic Consultants, Out of area (Cons and AHP) and fellow AHPs.
We actively support and encourage continuous professional development. You will be expected to have an active role in your own development alongside contributing to the provision of supervision and peer support for Physiotherapists, Therapy support staff and Physiotherapy students.
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust is a combined acute and community Trust serving a population of over 260,000 with over 4,500 staff. Our vision is to always act the right way and be proud to provide exceptional healthcare to the communities of Rotherham. We are working successfully with partners across South Yorkshire as part of the Integrated Care Board where we are leading and collaborating in several key work streams and service areas, including workforce development. We combine our patient first approach with innovation and care against a backdrop of system working, as encapsulated in our Trust values
AMBITIOUS - We set high standards for the services we deliver. We aim to be an outstanding Trust and we are enthusiastic about delivering excellent health care for our patients.
CARING - We embrace the importance of giving the highest possible quality of care for our patients. We also care for each other as colleagues and for the community, our resources, our environment and our future.
TOGETHER - We value the importance of working together with patients, carers and families to ensure that we provide high quality patient centred care. We are committed to working with partners and stakeholders across Rotherham, South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw to develop sustainable services for the population we serve. Getting the right leaders in the Trust is critical to achieving.
We are committed to diversity and inclusion, for both our patients and our workforce.
Please see attached the Job description and person specification for full details about the role and responsibilities.
Physical and Practical
Planning and organizing
Analytical and Judgement
Communication and relationships
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