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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/12/2021.

Senior MSK Clinician (HERTS81J)

Job Reference: J210-HERTS81J

Connect Health
£27,000 up to £38,000

Senior MSK Clinician - (Chiropractor, Physiotherapist, Osteopath)


Full Time or Part time

£27,000 up to £38,000

Location:Remote working to support our national NHS MSK physioterapy services. We have adapted our service to enable the continued provision of physiotherapy via video platforms and telephone working which can be completed from home.


About the role

Open to Physiotherapists, Osteopaths and Chiropractors the Herts Valley MSK Physiotherapy Service are looking for experienced Senior MSK Clinicians who value

  • Patient Centred Care
  • Holistic Biopsychosocial Model
  • Excellent Communication
  • Patient Empowerment
  • Clinical Reasoning
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Reflective Practice
  • Shared Decision Making
  • Evidence Informed Care

to deliver high quality clinical care for people with musculoskeletal conditions.

We are committed to developing and promoting a positive and dynamic image and culture and it is expected that you will contribute to the fostering of productive relationships with key stakeholders such as local GPs, other NHS providers and wider community resources, whilst provide support and training to junior staff and physiotherapy students.

Who are we?

Connect Health are one of the largest independent providers of Musculoskeletal (MSK), Pain and Rheumatology services in the UK, employing over 400 clinicians across the country. Our primary focus is to provide quality, patient-centred care across all our services. We see more patients with MSK problems than any other NHS provider in the UK, and our patient-centred care pathways mean that people see the right clinician, at the right time, in a community-based location that is convenient to them. As an organisation owned and led by clinicians, with over 30 years of experience in delivering services to the NHS, our exclusive focus allows us to remain innovative and responsive to deliver clinical quality with a patient-centred approach.

Our Service in Herts Valley

We are looking for skilled, motivated and passionate clinical staff to join the existing team in delivering a fantastic, innovative local service to the people of Herts Valley. Our philosophy of care is based on patient empowerment; ensuring all people have timely access to the right information that allows them to self-manage or make informed and shared decisions about their future care needs. We support staff to understand the importance of a BPS, evidence-informed approach which has shared decision making at its heart as well as a focus on activity/exercise.


Who we’re looking for

You’ll be positive, constructive and approachable, along with being registered with the appropriate professional body (HCPC, GOsC, GCC). We are looking for you to manage a varied caseload of MSK patients, as well as the ability to work under pressure and being committed to CPD.

You should have the desire to facilitate improvement in yourself and the service. You will have excellent and confident communication skills with both patients and colleagues alike. You may have experience of working within the NHS, Public or Private Sector, bringing transferrable skills to Connect.

You’ll be positive, constructive and approachable and carry out tasks with fairness and integrity at all times; along with being well organised, conscientious and capable of working collaboratively with the team.

The majority of clinical diaries, patient notes and patient support resources are administered electronically and as such you’ll have good IT skills and be willing to embrace innovation and technological advances that improve service delivery.


Why work for Connect Health?

We are dedicated to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and rewarding our employees, as happier employees provide a better level of patient care and delivery in their role. We continue to reward our staff with competitive salaries and a great range of employee benefits.

These include

  • A minimum of 5% of your hours is bespoke personal development time
  • Access to the full content (live and recorded sessions) of the Connect Clinical Education Academy
  • Access to support and engagement with our entire MDT clinical workforce via
    • Emergency clinical on call rota
    • Clinical supervision
    • Coaching and mentoring
    • Online clinical resource and chat network (Workplace from Facebook)
    • Internal conferences and study days
    • Clinical support tools/pathways
  • up to 30 days’ holiday (plus public holidays),
  • option to buy additional annual leave,
  • an additional day off for your birthday,
  • online discounts portal,
  • employer pension contributions,
  • salary sacrifice schemes,
  • an employee assistance programme,
  • performance related pay rewards,
  • team building/away days.
  • reimbursement of HCPC and professional membership fees for clinicians

These benefits are our way of saying ‘thank you’ for our colleagues’ continued time, effort and contribution to the company.

“The best thing about Connect Health? For me it’s the opportunity to develop”

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our Connect Health recruitment system.

All subsequent information regarding your application will be managed through Connect Health. This means that you will not be able to track the progress of your application via NHS Jobs and we will not be able to respond to any e-mails you send to us via NHS Jobs.

By applying for this post you are agreeing to Connect Health transferring the information contained in this application to our Connect Health recruitment system.

If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the Connect Health Records system.

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