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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2020.

Physiotherapy Technical Instructor

Job Reference: 130-ACS115-0920

Swansea Bay University Health Board
Community Learning Disabilities Team
£21,892 - £24,157 per annum pro rata

Welcome to Swansea Bay University Health Board. We welcome applications from people who share our values: caring for each other, working together and always improving.

Swansea Bay University Health Board reserve the right to close vacancies after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. We encourage early applications to ensure consideration for a post.

Prior consideration for this vacancy will be given to staff currently awaiting Redeployment and we therefore reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any stage.

Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

Do you have excellent communication skills and the ability to work with individuals who present with physical and learning disabilities? Do you have a practical approach with the physical and mental stamina to cope with a daily active work routine?

We are looking for a Physiotherapy Technical Instructor to join our Swansea Community Learning Disability Team supporting adults with a learning disability. The team comprises Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, and Speech & Language Therapists.

The post offers the opportunity to work collaboratively with individuals with a learning disability, their families/carers, partnership organisations and other professionals to maximise their abilities and minimise their disabilities to ensure their health and well being. You will be working alongside physiotherapists and undertaking delegated work from them.

You will need to meet the, job description and person specification. A structured governance process is in place offering personal development reviews, audit, risk management and supervision. You will be supported to complete the Diploma in Physiotherapy Support.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply

For further details / informal visits contact:

Ramanand PalanichamyClinical Lead Physiotherapist

Telephone number 01639 685526

Sarah Clements- 01792 614100

Swansea Bay University Health Board is committed to supporting its staff and processes to fully embrace the need for bilingualism thereby enhancing service users experience. In our commitment to increase the number of staff able to communicate in Welsh with patients and professionals, we would particularly welcome applications from Welsh speakers.

Equality remains at the centre of the Health Boards policy-making, service delivery and employment practices. We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and applications are welcomed from persons with disabilities. A disability will not prejudice your application. If you are unable to submit your application in the requested format because of a disability please contact the Recruitment Team, who will agree a more suitable way for you to apply. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria listed in the Person Specification will be invited to interview.

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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