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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/12/2020.

Extended Scope First Contact Physiotherapist Practitioner

Job Reference: J260-A-20-0568

Wyre Forest Health Partnership
General Practice
Dependent upon experience

The Wyre Forest Health Partnership was formed five years ago and now consists of six surgeries based in the beautiful Wyre Forest area. We have 44 GPs and over 200 staff looking after over 73,000 patients.

The Partnership is looking to recruit an Extended Scope, First Contact Physiotherapist Practitioner. Reporting to our Advanced Physiotherapist Practitioner, the role will involve working autonomously, across the 6 Partnership sites, providing highly specialised assessment and treatment of patients within your area of clinical specialty. As such you will advise, influence, promote and create models of practice, which offer a continuum of care and equality of access.

This role is suitable for a Physiotherapist with enhanced skills so that they can be the first point of contact for patients with MSK symptoms. Applicants must have current UK professional registration. Experience in a similar role within Primary Care is desirable. Being qualified to carry out joint injections or willing to train is essential.

This post is a stand-alone role but you will report to the Advanced Physiotherapist Practitioner who will be able to offer support and guidance to deliver care within the partnership setting and be responsible for your own practices, be accountable for all aspects of Physiotherapy treatment and care delivered to the patient.

The role is a full time role (37 hours per week) however part time applications will be considered. Benefits include membership of the NHS pension scheme. Should you require further information regarding this vacancy please contact

Stacy Kirby, HR Manager – or by phone on 01299 848233.

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