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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 11/06/2021.

ALD Advanced Practitioner

Job Reference: 415-J21-278

Employer:
Northern Devon Healthcare Trust
Department:
Physiotherapy
Location:
Barnstaple
Salary:
£38,890 - £44,503 per annum pro rata

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Advanced Practitioner to join the Adult Learning Disability Physiotherapy Service. This post will form part of the Intensive Assessment & Treatment Physiotherapy Team working across North Devon. You will work together with the wider Specialist Learning Disability Multidisciplinary Service, crossing service and organisational boundaries.

The applicant will need to have specialist interest and knowledge in working with people with learning and complex disabilities. You will be expected to work across community, outpatient and acute settings within North Devon carrying out complex assessment and intervention as an autonomous practitioner, and providing specialist knowledge, advice and support to professionals, clients, families and carers.

Contact Details: Sue Mason Physiotherapy Service Lead

Contact Email Address: suemason2@nhs.net

Contact Telephone Number: 07973738218

Closing Date: 11th June 2021

**As this post is in a shortage occupation code it qualifies for the Trust’s Recommend a Friend Scheme, please find further information on the attached link**

 




This post is being offered as Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust and the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust continue to develop our long standing partnership with a view to becoming a single integrated organisation across Eastern and Northern Devon. Working together gives us the opportunity to offer unique and varied careers across our services combining the RD&E’s track record of excellence in research, teaching and links to the university with NDHT’s innovation and adaptability.

Our values guide everything we do. At all times, we aim to:

  • Demonstrate compassion
  • Strive for excellence
  • Respect diversity
  • Act with integrity
  • Listen and support others

Our teams of care professionals work with patients and their families to support peoples’ independence, health and wellbeing. We provide support to avoid hospital admissions, and if an admission is necessary, we try to make each patient’s stay in hospital as short and effective as possible before working with them on a safe discharge home.

In our most recent staff survey, our staff voted us in the top 10% of NHS provider organisations to work for and we also came out as the top provider in the South West for our overall results. Our patients (through the Friends and Family Test) regularly report an average of over 95% satisfaction with our services.

Please note that we may close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applicants.

Pay award due with effect from Thursday 1st April 2021, implementation pending NHS Employers publication.


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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