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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 17/01/2020.

Physiotherapy Advanced Clinical Specialist – Neurology Outpatients

Job Reference: 412-COMM-1113

Employer:
Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Physiotherapy Outpatients
Location:
Northwich
Salary:
£37,570 to £43,772 pa


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Neuro-physiotherapy team based at Northwich Victoria Physiotherapy Department, Northwich, Cheshire. The team consists of 2 band 7 Physiotherapists with  assistant support, providing neuro-physio outpatient assessment and treatment  for patients referred with complex neurological presentation and complex physical needs. The post holder will be based within the Physiotherapy Outpatient department. 

The other band 7 physiotherapist is based at Leighton Hospital Crewe and there is now a stronger emphasis on the two sites working closer together under one manager, and there are also strong links with community based services to optimise the patient pathway.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and energetic neuro-physiotherapist to lead and further develop the neuro physio outpatient team and service.

For further details/informal visits contact: 

Jenny Hamlett-Orme Physiotherapy Team Manager jenny.hamlett-orme@mcht.nhs.uk 01606 564076




Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust manages Leighton Hospital in Crewe, Victoria Infirmary in Northwich and Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre in Winsford. We are the Lead Employer for Central Cheshire Integrated Care Partnership (CCICP) which aims to transform, develop and deliver health care services in the community.

The Trust has been rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following the recent inspection of its services and leadership and Mid Cheshire Hospitals Foundation Trust has been named a Top40 hospital at CHKS Top Hospital Awards 2019.

Our clinical facilities are excellent, as are our people who foster a culture of compassion, support and excellence.

All employees are encouraged to look after their health and wellbeing, and this includes not smoking. Smoking cessation advice and support can be accessed by all our staff right from the start of their employment with us. If you would like further information please ask our recruitment team.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Correspondence will be sent to the email address registered to your NHS Jobs account
  • Recruitment is based on the Trust's values and behaviours
  • Please provide a contact email address for referees
  • Appointments are subject to a 6 month probationary period
  • You will be required to pay for a DBS disclosure where the post requires one
  • MCHFT does not reimburse travel to interview expenses
  • Should you require a reasonable adjustment to our recruitment process, please contact resourcing@mcht.nhs.uk or tel. 01270 273937 to discuss

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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.


Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the current Resident Labour Market Test which will be in place until the end of December 2020. UK Visas and Immigration requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants


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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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