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Static Physiotherapist - MSK

Job Reference: 449-APC419

Solent NHS Trust
MSK Physiotherapy
£25,655 - £27,780 p.a pro rata

Make a difference with us

If you are looking for somewhere you can make a real difference and are passionate about keeping people safe, well and out of hospital, a career with us may be just what you’re looking for. At Solent NHS Trust, we strive to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of our communities.

We are proud to be an organisation which is focused on our people and we welcome people who share our values to come and work with us.

  • To deliver great care that is safe, simple and easy to access
  • To be a caring, flexible and supportive place to work
  • To deliver the best value for money

Want to be a great MSK Physiotherapist?

We have exciting opportunities to recruit Musculoskeletal Static Physiotherapists, who would work with in our MSK Service in our physiotherapy teams within Portsmouth and Southampton cities.

These would be ideal posts for both newly qualified physiotherapists looking to start their career journey in MSK or for established Band 5 physiotherapists who wish to consolidate their MSK knowledge.

The Solent MSK service prides itself on developing individuals and this would be an opportunity for individuals who see their future in MSK. We have a proven record that our junior MSK staff become our seniors of the future

There are many opportunities for development with high standard teaching and clinical supervision regularly. You will be given time to consolidate skills and contribute to the service as it is actively involved in Research, Quality Improvement, Clinical Effectiveness and Service development.

With the introduction of First Contact Practitioner (FCP) it is an exciting time to be in MSK. We provide FCP for services for 9 local PCNs. Our vision is that all staff build and develop competencies to ensure our workforce is sustainable for the future of MSK Service delivery.

All our clinical teams are led by our Pathway Leads with robust teams of Clinical Specialists / Advanced Practitioners and Team Leaders supporting pathways. We also have specialties in Pelvic Health, Hands, Adolescent MSK, Persistent Pain, Rheumatology and Hydrotherapy. As a staff member you would have the opportunity to consolidate knowledge in all these areas of MSK either through rotations or apprenticeships. We have a varied case-load including primary care referrals, self-referrals, Trauma & Orthopaedics / post-operative and Rheumatology to give individuals a wide exposure to MSK patients.

If you are interested, or would like more information on this role, please contactSally Frost


We will contact you via NHS Jobs if you are shortlisted for interview.Candidates selected for interview will be contacted before the given interview date; therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders.

Our shared values support the development of a strong working culture. They breathe life into our organisation – guiding and inspiring all of our actions and decisions. They enable us to be better at what we do and create a great place for our staff to work, whilst ensuring we provide the highest quality of care to our patients.

In creating our values, we spent time listening to our employees and members. Based on what people told us, we created our HEART values to reflect the deep belief that we are caring organisation at the centre of our community: Honesty, Everyone counts, Accountable, Respectful, Teamwork.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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