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Community Rehabilitation Physiotherapist

Job Reference: 083-SIR791

Employer:
Sirona care and health CIC
Department:
Rehabilitation
Location:
Downend
Salary:
£24,214 - £30,112

We are Sirona care & health, a Community Interest Company committed to providing local communities with a range of high quality specialist health and social care services across South Gloucestershire, parts of Bristol and Bath and North East Somerset. For us, it’s about the personal approach; we take pride in what we do and deliver the high standard of care that we’d expect for ourselves and our families.

In return we offer an excellent range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement, paid enhancements for bank holiday/night working (where applicable), a contributory pension scheme (including, for some roles, the NHS pension scheme), a planned induction program, extensive learning and development opportunities, health and wellbeing programmes, flexible working patterns, staff excellence awards, in-house physiotherapy support and more!


The Sirona Community Rehabilitation Team (CRT) provides active rehabilitation to patients in their place of residence to maximise their functional potential and support them to remain independent within their homes. We aim to assist in preventing hospital admission and to facilitate timely hospital discharge if an admission to the acute trust has been unavoidable. We also provide Planned (Domiciliary) therapy to ensure that patients are assessed and supported early in the journey to maintain their optimal level of independence and hence avoid longer term concerns. The CRT is a multidisciplinary team that provides a flexible service, working extended hours and 7 days a week, to support our service user needs.

Are you ready to take on a new challenge and join a team that is supporting the residents of South Glos to make meaningful improvements in their lives and enhance their physical and emotional well-being? Do you have a passion to deliver exceptional Community-based therapy and support our service users to improve their quality of life and optimise their function? If the answer is Yes, you could be the person we are looking for.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and innovative physiotherpist to join our busy and dynamic CRT in South Gloucestershire. We are looking for a physiotherapist with some experience (preferably community) to work in a Community setting to promote independence and choice for our service users and their carers. The post is full time and you would be based at Downend Clinic working accross the Kingswood Locality.

Successful candidates will support the delivery of new initiatives in SG, working in collaboration with our Acute and Social Care partners, including Planned Therapy Service and Discharge to Assess model, supporting people to return to their own homes to undertake ongoing assessments and recovery.

You will be working within the Locality CRT that includes Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists, Rehabilitation Support Workers and Physiotherapy Technicians and will collaborate closely with our Community Nursing colleagues and other Acute, Community and Social Care partners.




For general recruitment enquiries please email recruitment@sirona-cic.org.uk or call 03001245444.

Sirona care and health is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment and promote safeguarding by implementing policies and procedures, acting promptly on concerns, and sharing information appropriately. Sirona is committed to safe recruitment practice and any appointment will be subject to satisfactory clearance appropriate to the post.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy. Sirona care and health is a Disability Confident Employer.


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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