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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 17/01/2021.

Senior MSK Outpatient Physiotherapist

Job Reference: 150-EG5121-WST

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Musculoskeletal Outpatients
Horsham Hospital, Crawley Hospital, Horsham and Crawley
£31,365-£37,890 pa (pro rata)

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

Are you a Physiotherapist or Osteopath looking for a new opportunity?

We are looking for dynamic and proactive Senior Musculoskeletal (MSK) Clinicians to join our well-established MSK Outpatient teams at Crawley and Horsham Hospitals.

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the main provider of community NHS health and care across West Sussex and delivers care in collaboration with other NHS providers under the Sussex MSK Partnership. The Sussex MSK Partnership is a unique local, not for profit partnership bringing together primary care, specialist musculoskeletal care and community, mental health and wellbeing experts to deliver the musculoskeletal service in Sussex. We are committed to providing a truly integrated MSK service that is effective, efficient and compassionate.

You must be a UK registered Physiotherapist or Osteopath to apply, with a broad range of musculoskeletal experience. Recent senior clinical level experience and experience of clinical governance would be advantageous. Applicants should be committed to delivering high quality care and have excellent communications skills. You will be required to work between the clinical sites of Crawley and Horsham Hospitals.

In return we can offer you:

• Flexible working patterns
• Supportive learning environment; your clinical development will be supported by senior staff including Extended Scope Practitioners
• Dedicated career pathways and great opportunities to develop your clinical and management skills with access to in-service training and professional development
• Commitment to and support for your wellbeing
• NHS Pension Scheme
• NHS discount and salary sacrifice schemes
• Excellent therapeutic and newly-refurbished working environment

If you are passionate about making a difference and want to contribute to an organisation which is continuously striving to improve then we would love to hear from you.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Gwilym Jones - Operational Lead - Musculoskeletal Assessment and Rehabilitation Service

01273 696011 ext. 4888

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