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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 04/10/2020.

Physiotherapist - Band 6

Job Reference: 444-2604337A-BL

Employer:
Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust (CWPT)
Department:
Neurology
Location:
Newfield House, Coventry
Salary:
£31,365 - £37,890 Pro rata

Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust provides a full range of expanding physical, mental health and learning disability services to children, young adults, adults and older adults over many sites across Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull.

Services are provided to a population of over one million people living in Coventry and Warwickshire and also a wider geographical area in some of our specialist services, we see on average around 5,000 patients every day.

Please be aware that Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Partnership Trust (CWPT) utilise a third party recruitment system (TRAC). When applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into TRAC and any emails will be sent via the TRAC System. (PLEASE CHECK YOUR JUNK/SPAM)

PLEASE NOTE that this vacancy can be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Staff at risk within the Trust will be given priority. Proof of Identification and any relevant qualifications will be checked at interview or during the recruitment process.

To apply for this post you will need to apply online via NHS Jobs or TRAC. If you have any queries regarding your application please phone the Partnership Trust Recruitment Department or hiring manager (telephone number stated on the advert) and quote the job reference number starting with 444-.


Job Title: Physiotherapist – Community Neurological Rehabilitation Team

Trust Scale/Grade: Band 6

Length and Type of Contract: Permanent

Hours per week: 2 posts available 1 X 0.8WTE 30 hours/week

 

Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust, Rehabilitation Services

Neuro Physiotherapist, Band 6

 

Are you a looking to develop your skills in managing patients post Stroke and/or consolidate previous neurological experience?

The Coventry Neurological Rehabilitation Team (CNRT) has recently been commissioned and we are now in an exciting position to be able to recruit highly functioning professionals to the team.

The CNRT is a community based interdisciplinary therapy team; supporting the timely discharge of patients with neurological conditions; primarily stroke, from University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire. The post is based at Newfield House, providing patient centered rehabilitation to patients in the Coventry area aged 18 years and over. You will be an integral part of a friendly and supportive team working with people in their own homes, our out-patient clinic and gym.

This post will offer you with opportunity to consolidate and develop clinical skills working closely with the CNRT Lead Physiotherapist and the Interdisciplinary team.

This post will enable you to develop your neurological physiotherapy skills and offer a unique opportunity to become an integral part of our interdisciplinary team offering patient centered intervention and delivering standards of care and service aligned to the Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust Visions and Values.

Your development will be supported through Value Based Appraisal, one to one meetings, and Clinical Supervision. The structure of the team will enable you to work closely with all members of the Interdisciplinary Team and Clinical Lead.

An inclusive team approach and excellent communication skills are essential. You will be expected to work independently and effectively within the Community Neurological Rehabilitation Team to ensure safe and effective management of these patients in the community. You will be able to prioritise your workload and time effectively to support an integrated approach.

This post would suit an experienced band 6 Neuro Physiotherapist looking to develop clinical skills or a band 5 with a range of rotations and experience in the Neurological field wishing to seek the opportunity to specialise in Neurology.

We are a dynamic and friendly team who are committed to providing an excellent patient-centered service, whilst supporting continuous development of clinical skills through joint working, access to a comprehensive in-service training programme, and opportunities to attend internal and external courses.

The successful candidate will have evidence of post-graduate neuro rehabilitation experience and sound clinical reasoning. There is expectation that the candidate will be able be committed to providing high standards of care.

Car owner/driver essential.

For more information please contact;

Claire Quarterman Clinical Lead, CNRT & ESD. Newfield House, Kingfield Road, Coventry, CV1 4NZ. Tel no; 0300 2000 396

Fiona Henry Lead OT, CNRT & ESD. Newfield House, Kingfield Road, Coventry, CV1 4NZ. Tel no; 0300 2000 396




The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As part of our safe recruitment practice, if appropriate for the role, it is mandatory requirement for all newly appointed staff to be registered with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Update Service.

The Trust is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications regardless of age, gender, race, disability or sexual orientation. Guidance and criteria on the filtering criminal cautions and convictions can be found on the Disclosure and Barring Service website.

Please be aware that Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Partnership Trust (CWPT) 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 CWPT will come via the TRAC system. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership 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.

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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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