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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/10/2019.

Rotational Physiotherapist

Job Reference: 150-AD3778-CEN-A

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Crawley & Horsham Hospitals, Crawley/ Horsham
£24,214 - £30,112 per ann

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

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 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
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

Come and work for a community NHS Foundation Trust which strives to deliver excellent care at the heart of the community, is rated "good" by CQC and which has values of achieving ambitions, delivering excellence, working together and compassionate care. These demonstrate our belief in both person-centred care and staff development and we offer a supportive and innovative environment in which to start or develop your physiotherapy career.

Due to vacancies, we are now looking for two skilled, enthusiastic, highly motivated Band 5 Physiotherapists to join our junior rotations at Horsham and Crawley Hospitals and in the community with Responsive Services. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills. A driving licence is desirable as you will be required to travel across sites and work in the community. In this role you will be involved in: - Delivering of high quality, individualised, evidenced based care to all patients - Maintaining confidentiality, privacy and dignity of patients - Learning, developing and adapting to change evidenced in CPD - Operating in a team and contributing to team decisions - Managing own caseload and prioritising -Teaching of patients, carers and peers - Maintaining accurate records in line with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy standards During each six month rotation, you will be supported by Band 7 and Band 6 colleagues with a comprehensive range of in service training to meet your learning needs.

Rotations include;

MSK Outpatients Crawley and Horsham Hospitals (inc Hydrotherapy)

Paediatrics (MSK outpatients and community)

In-Patient Medical Rehabilitation (Crawley and Horsham)

Neuro Rehabilitation

Responsive Services in the Community

All applicants must be HPC registered and a member of the CSP. Applicants without full UK registration need not apply. Staff who work for Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust and are at risk of redundancy will be given priority consideration for this vacancy


For further details / informal visits contact:

Sarah Jane Inman Clinical Lead Physiotherapist


01403 620441

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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

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