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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 18/11/2020.

Band 7/ ESP - First Contact Physiotherapist

Job Reference: J145-A-20-1616

Dartford, Gravesham, Swanley & other Kent sites
Band 7/ESP

Healthshare is one of the largest providers nationally of community-based care, successfully treating a wide range of conditions in several locations across the country. Our innovative approach will ensure you get to see the right person at the right time, first time.

Healthshare provides diagnostic imaging for the NHS and private sector in many areas of the UK, including to 24 prisons.We deliver services locally, within GP practices, dedicated diagnostic centres, and through mobile facilities to ensure access for all.


Extended Scope Physiotherapist/Band 7/First Contact Physiotherapist

Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley and other Kent Sites

Salary: Band 7/ESP (dependent on experience)

If you are an experienced Physiotherapist and are looking for a role which allows you to develop and apply advanced clinical reasoning skills and manage a full range of MSK pathologies, you might be exactly who we're looking for!

Healthshare is a clinically led, independent provider of innovative NHS services working across the country.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our experienced MSK team. The post is based across in Kent. This is a Physiotherapist led MSK service supported by multidisciplinary consultants.

The MSK service includes community orthopedics, Phyiotherapy and first contact physiotherapy. The service consists of professionals with a wide skill mix and is supported by ESP’s, B7 Physiotherapist, Senior Physiotherapists and Clinical Directors.

Your application should demonstrate evidence of advance/extended skill or work towards achieving these. This may include experience with advanced physiotherapy skills, investigations, making referrals, injection therapy or ultrasonography. We support training for each of these areas.

The right candidate will be expected to deliver a high standard of patient-centred care, possess a friendly and approachable attitude and apply outstanding team-working, communication and organisational skills to your daily practice.


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We recognise the challenges that people with (multiple) protected characteristics may experience on the job market and in their career progression. We are fully committed to being an inclusive employer and ensuring equal opportunities. We are keen to make our workforce as diverse as possible, and we hope to attract applications from underrepresented groups.

Please note we reserve the right to close vacancies early if sufficient applications are received before the closing date.

Due to the high number of applications we receive, we are unable to reply to everyone, therefore applicants should assume they have been unsuccessful if they have not been contacted by 2 weeks after the closing date.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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