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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 28/04/2021.

Band 8a Lead Respiratory Physiotherapist

Job Reference: 290-BS-006

Employer:
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
Department:
Lead Respiratory Physiotherapist
Location:
St Mary's Hospital, London
Salary:
£52,643 - £58,558 Pa Inc

Fulfil your potential in hospitals that make history:

Charing Cross, Hammersmith, St Mary’s, Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea and Western Eye.

With five world-renowned hospitals, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is full of opportunity if you are looking to develop your healthcare career.

We are an NHS Trust of approximately 14,000 people, providing care for over a million and a half patients from north west London and beyond every year. We have a rich heritage and an ambitious vision for the future of our patients and local communities.

With our partners, Imperial College London, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, we form Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre, one of 6 academic health science centres in the UK, working to ensure the rapid translation of research for better patient care and excellence in education.

We are proud of our heritage in innovation and we are early adopters of new insights in technologies, techniques and treatments for improving health.


The post holder will ensure professional, clinical support and leadership for the Central and West respiratory integrated service and meet the needs of this commissioned service. This is a role will delivers experienced senior specialist input, to provide expert care for patients across 6 sites, in clinics, patient’s homes and the acute setting.

The post holder will cover 50% clinical time and will lead in specialist areas such as cough, airway clearance and pulmonary Rehab. The post holder will support clinic triage of patients into the service.

The post holder will co- lead the HOSAR (home oxygen) service, pulmonary rehabilitation, and palliative care patients.

The post holder will deliver education and advice on patients to GP practices, practice nurses and physiotherapists, district nurse, rapid access team and the wider MDT

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a busy, hard working and friendly team.

The Trust reserves the right to close this vacancy early should we receive 50 applications prior to the advertised closing date. Please ensure you submit your application as soon as possible.

We are committed to equal opportunities and improving the working lives of our staff and will aim to consider applications to work flexibly, part-time or job share. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need

For further details / informal visits contact:

Contacts for information regarding the post

Michelle Maguire, Lead Respiratory Physiotherapist Michelle.maguire2@nhs.net

Caroline Cannon: Lead Respiratory Nurse: Caroline.cannon1@nhs.net 




At Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people. You’ll be working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.

Benefits include opportunities for career development, flexible working and wellbeing, plus a staff recognition scheme. Also, take advantage of optional benefits including the cycle to work and car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.

All of our hospitals have quick transport access to the Westfield shopping and leisure centre, the West End and a range of local bars, cafes and restaurants - ideal for team socials!

IMPORTANT:

Please note once the vacancy that you have applied for has closed your application will be transferred to the Trac Recruitment System and you can expect emails from this site.

Please ensure you check your emails regularly as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. If you are shortlisted you will be contacted by email and text message (if you provide a mobile contact number).


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.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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