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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/04/2021.

Specialist Physiotherapist

Job Reference: 150-ES5385-CEN

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Neruological Physiotherapy
Rose Wing, Horsham Hospital, Horsham
£31,365-£37,890 pa (pro rata)

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

  • Over 5,000 full and part time staff, with 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
  • Flexible working patterns offered across our services
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief staff networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

Specialist Physiotherapist - 15 hours per week (to cover maternity leave for 12 months from 12/07/21)

Calling all registered physiotherapists looking to join a forward-thinking team – you could be an essential part of our Responsive Neuro Services team in Horsham!

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a physiotherapist with an interest and experience in neurology to join Responsive Neuro Services, covering the north area of West Sussex. You will be part of a large, friendly, highly successful multidisciplinary team, based in Horsham Hospital, delivering rehabilitation to patients in their own homes and in a community outpatient setting.

We offer:

  • A high level of clinical support from peers and senior staff
  • Encouragement to continued professional and personal development with an active in-service training programme
  • Excellent established relationships with other community services in Horsham, Crawley and Mid Sussex

We are looking for:

  • At least 18 months of postgraduate experience in the NHS
  • Previous experience of treating neurological conditions
  • Enthusiasm for and interest in neuro-rehabilitation
  • Confidence in working autonomously as well as part of a team

As this is a community post it is essential that you have the ability to travel independently in order to access visits. You need a full driving licence and access to a car for work.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Karen Barratt

Job title: Clinical Lead Physiotherapist

Email address:

Telephone number: 01403 620444


Additional contact information

Name: Lou Johnson - Team Lead/Highly Specialist Occupational Therapist


Tel: 01403 620444

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