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Physiotherapy Musculoskeletal Team Lead

Job Reference: 040-AHP005-0120

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr, Ystrad Mynach
£37,570 to £43,772 per annum

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

Based in Caerphilly borough, this post is an opportunity to combine clinical practice with the important role of leading a flexible and motivated musculoskeletal team. The post holder, in conjunction with the operational manager and supported by musculoskeletal clinical specialists, will lead a large team of staff and further develop musculoskeletal services locally. The successful candidate will also contribute to service-wide developments in this speciality with links into wider Health Board physiotherapy clinical and management networks as appropriate.

The post holder will have supervisory as well as day to day operational responsibility for staff including sickness and performance management, mentoring, facilitating in-service training, clinical supervision and PADR. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate specialist clinical skills in the area of musculoskeletal physiotherapy as they will be required to deliver a clinical caseload as well as support staff with clinical queries in conjunction with the musculoskeletal clinical specialists and second team lead on site.

The post holder will be a strong team player with excellent communication and negotiation skills, discretion and empathy. A key requirement will be the ability to build strong and effective working relationships with different clinical teams and managers. The successful applicant will be committed to following best clinical practice to ensure patient centred care and be flexible in their vision for the future of the service with an awareness of emerging local and national developments in physiotherapy.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date: 22nd January 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Chris Lloyd, Physiotherapy Operational Manager
Tel: 01443 802576

Applications from job seekers who require 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 resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) 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 UKVI website.

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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.

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