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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/10/2020.

Senior Physiotherapist - Outpatients

Job Reference: J219-R0025235

Employer:
Nuffield Health
Department:
Physiotherapy
Location:
Leeds / Wakefield
Salary:
£31,365 - £37,890 per annum (DOE)

Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. Join us as a Physiotherapist in our Leeds Hospital and Wakefield Fitness and Wellbeing Centre and play your part in building a healthier nation.

 

Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital

 

Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital is proud to have received an "Outstanding" rating from the health care regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC), following an inspection in February 2017. The CQC highlighted that patient care was at the heart of the service and this is testimony to the commitment, skill and pride of the team at the hospital.

 

Our highly successful, purpose-built hospital, deals with complex surgery and a vast range of specialities involving some 300 consultants. There are 80 bedrooms, an 8 bed Level 3 critical care unit and 6 theatres (2 Stryker laparoscopic and 2 laminar flow). These facilities, and high standards of care, make us one of the leading providers of private healthcare in the area. Our staff are welcoming, friendly and supportive, headed by a caring and effective management team. We’re close to the city centre and central railway station.

 

The Role

 

You will see a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions and post operative cases, playing a key role in helping our patients achieve, maintain and recover to the level of health and wellbeing that they aspire to.
Covering both an Inpatient and Outpatient workload. You will work within a multidisciplinary team including nurses, AHPS and consultants in order to optimise the health and recovery of our patients.
The hospital is brilliantly placed to support and mentor the successful candidate for this role, alongside our academy training programmes. As a Physiotherapist you will;

  • Deliver high quality, effective clinical care.

  • Adhere to our values and beliefs at Nuffield Health, in which we encourage behaviour which is enterprising, passionate, independent and caring.

  • Deliver excellent clinical care that is evidence based, Safe, Effective, Caring, Well-led and responsive to our patient’s needs.

  • Ensure on-going monitoring of the standard of treatment provided

  • Be compliant with all professional, clinical and integrated governance standards and participate in clinical audit and other quality assurance processes

 

The Person

 

To succeed as a Physiotherapist you will;

  • Have a BSc in Physiotherapy or equivalent, you’ll be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.

  • Demonstrate evidence of further professional training and continual professional development, reflecting your desire to develop as a practitioner.

  • Be a confident communicator with the ability to engage effectively with the general public and other healthcare professionals.

  • Be able to demonstrate excellent manual therapy skills.

  • Be a competent and confident IT user with strong organisation skills

  • Have the ability to prioritise and deal with your varied workload in an effective and timely manner.

 

It’s equally important that you share our values. We believe in putting people first and providing personalised, holistic healthcare. That makes you part of a much wider team, working to create a healthier future for each individual client.

 

The Benefits

 

We believe in our people and to help you develop your skills and progress your career in Nuffield Health

  • You will be supported by your regional clinical lead

  • Have protected CPD time, access to a local in-service training program and training events organised by the Nuffield Health Academy including both clinical and leadership courses.

  • There will also been mentoring support within the department from Senior Physiotherapists and support with career development.

 

As Nuffield Health continues to grow you can choose to develop your career within clinical roles or by moving into managerial positions. We support and encourage post-graduate education and have formed a partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University which will offer fantastic learning and research opportunities in the future.

 

We want you to be the best you can be. We promise that we will support you with training opportunities, career development options and our unique health & wellbeing focused benefits package. This includes free membership across all of our Fitness & Wellbeing clubs, along with free private healthcare. Not only this, but we also offer a range of lifestyle and financial wellbeing.

 

We encourage flexible working and flexibility with shift patterns.

 

Be your best and join us in building a healthier nation.

 

Salary - Up to £31,365 - £37,890 per annum (depending on experience)
Closing date - 15/10/20

Location - Leeds Hospital/ Wakefield Fitness and Wellbeing Centre
Contract Type - Permanent
Weekly Hours - 40

Unfortunately do not sponsor candidates for our Senior Physiotherapy positions.

 

We have a duty to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for disclosure on successful candidates.

 

Applications will be considered as they are received and interviews will be arranged accordingly. We reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Therefore please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post. 




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.


UK Registration

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



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