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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 07/06/2020.

Band 7 Clinical Lead Physiotherapist - The Barberry/Northcroft

Job Reference: 436-2422073

Employer:
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Physiotherapy
Location:
The Barberry/Northcroft, Birmingham
Salary:
£38,890 - £44,503 per ann

Please note that this post may close earlier than the indicated closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As part of our safe recruitment practice pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. If you have not heard from us within a month of the closing date you should presume that you have not been shortlisted. As part of the selection process you may be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, however all cases of criminal record history are dealt with on a case by case basis.

Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust is committed to equality of opportunity, and welcomes applications from all areas of the community, who meet the specific criteria of the post regardless of age, gender, disability, religion/ belief or sexual orientation.

All successful applicants will be required to complete the Trust’s induction programme. The Fundamental (Statutory and Mandatory) training will be in an e-learning format. You will be required to complete training modules online (approx. 9-14 hours depending on post) in your own time prior to any unconditional offer being made.


We are looking for a dynamic physiotherapist with advanced clinical skills and an aptitude for leadership. BSMHFT has a small and well respected physiotherapy service providing a variety of services including older adults, acute, rehab and secure care and neuropsychiatry.

The team is supported by a strong AHP leadership team and opportunities for personal and professional development are available. We also have a strong record of providing student placement and will be looking forward to our first Degree Apprenticeship post this year.

If you have a varied and consolidated clinical background with significant MSK and previous management or leadership experience ( in any setting) we would love to hear from you. If you haven’t yet had an opportunity to develop your leadership skills but think you have the right attributes and transitional skills for leading profession then please apply.

This post is a mix of clinical and leadership time with a minimum of 50% in clinical service provision.

Informal visits welcome.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Alison Jowett , Lead for Dietetics, Physiotherapy and Speech & Language Therapy 07985 883553 or a.jowett@nhs.net




Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to this post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the Trust is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill this post. We would advise overseas candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship to self assess themselves, on the UKBA website, to see the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for this post.

Please be aware that Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (BSMHFT) utilise a third party recruitment system (TRAC). When applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred third party recruitment system.

Following this, all subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs. You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website. Furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. All communication from BSMHFT will come via the TRAC system. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a post within the Trust, then information will also be transferred into the NHS Electronic Staff Records system. Please note that all systems used by the Trust comply with the Data Protection regulations.


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.


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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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