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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/12/2020.

Physiotherapy Team Lead

Job Reference: 203-SS5557

Employer:
South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Physiotherapy
Location:
Physiotherapy G23910, Warwick
Salary:
£38,890 - £44,503 per annum pro rata

Come and join a Trust rated Outstanding by the CQC. South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust have been rated as outstanding following our latest inspection by the CQC and we are recruiting new staff to come and help us improve even further.

We are one of the best perfoming NHS Trusts nationally and our staff think this is a great place to work and we hope you will agree.

We provide services across Warwickshire and beyond ranging from Hospitals in Warwick, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Royal Leamington Spa and Shipston-on Stour to Community Services across the whole county. We are a progressive, expanding organisation with great ambition around improving quality, integrating pathways and delivering high levels of productivity. Over 4800 people work for the Trust and many of them have been here a long time. People find they don’t need to go elsewhere to find a fulfilling career in healthcare.

The first thing you will notice about us is how we take our values seriously. We believe that our values underpin everything we do. If you are interested in a role with us you need to make sure our values match your own.

Our values can be summed up in one sentence. We are ‘Trusted to provide safe, effective and compassionate care’. Throughout the recruitment process you will be asked to think about how you demonstrate these values and how they impact on your work. It doesn’t matter what role you do, whether it is patient facing or not, we are all working in the same way with our values at the core.

To keep up to date on our latest recruitment activity follow us on twitter @swftrecruit or look us up on Facebook (Recruitment - South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust).


We are seeking 2 vastly experienced inspirational Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists to join our Outpatient Physiotherapy service in South Warwickshire.

 

South Warwickshire Foundation Trust provides Musculoskeletal Outpatient Therapy services across thirteen clinical sites spread across Warwickshire.

 

Our Therapy services are supported by an extensive team of Extended Scope Physiotherapists, First Contact Practitioners, Advanced Practice Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Clinical Pain Psychologists, and Orthopaedic & Pain Service Consultants. Hence the successful candidate has great access to an expert clinical team and great career development opportunity.

 

Our main Physiotherapy service sites include Warwick Hospital, Stratford-upon-Avon Hospital and Leamington Hospital.

 

You would need to fulfil the band 7 role supporting all the staff in the local team whilst managing your own patient caseload. The successful candidate is expected to possess excellent interpersonal skills a keenness to teach and inspire colleagues through great clinical practice, expert leadership, staff teaching and peer support.

 

You would be expected to communicate regularly with Physiotherapy colleagues across South Warwickshire Foundation Trust to ensure the trust provides expert Physiotherapy Services across the county which are comparable in providing safe, effective, excellent and compassionate care.

South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust promotes flexible working options on all appropriate positions and our managers welcome these discussions during the recruitment process.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameCheryl RitchieJob titleMSK Pathway LeadEmail addressCheryl.ritchie@swft.nhs.ukTelephone number01926 317700 x 7816Additional contact information

Joanne Hack, Musculoskeletal Pathway Lead Joanne.Hack@swft.nhs.uk




IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Sometimes we get a lot of applications for our roles. On those occasions we might close the job early. If you don’t want to miss out we recommend submitting your application as early as possible.

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We aim to shortlist all vacancies within 2 days of the vacancy closing, we will get back to all candidates ASAP.

Please ensure all sections of the application form are completed fully. Please particularly ensure that you provide full details of all referees including business email address, telephone contact details and postal address.

South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer who is commited to Equality and Diversity and does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the grounds of any protected characteristic as defined by the Equality Act 2010.

All South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust sites are smoke free. We feel it’s a great way to help our patients, visitors and staff stay healthy.

The Trust is part of a ‘Foundation Group’ through a strategic alliance with Wye Valley NHS Trust and George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust. This partnership is great for the sustainability of all three organisations and allows us to share learning and maximise opportunities to ensure the delivery of high quality health and care services for our local populations.


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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Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the current Resident Labour Market Test which will be in place until the end of December 2020. UK Visas and Immigration requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants



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