Closing Date: 31 January 2018
Salary: £32,000.00 to £35,000.00 unspecified
Location: South East
Full time/Part time: Flexible
Position Type: Permanent

Nuffield Health is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Senior Physiotherapist to join the team at Woking Hospital, full time or part time hours available. We encourage flexible working, which can include triage working from home and flexibility with shift patterns, evenings and participation in weekend rota.’

You will see a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions from sports to workplace related injuries as well as post surgical conditions. You will play a key role in helping our patients achieve, maintain and recover to the level of health and wellbeing that they aspire to.

We believe in our people and to help you develop your skills and progress your career in Nuffield Health you will be supported by your regional clinical lead, have protected CPD time, access to a local in-service training program and training events organised by the Nuffield Health Academy including both clinical and leadership courses.

As Nuffield Health continues to grow you can choose to develop your career within clinical roles or by moving into managerial positions. We support and encourage post-graduate education and have formed a partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University which will offer fantastic learning and research opportunities in the future.

About the Role

You will need to deliver high quality, effective clinical care. We strongly adhere to our values and beliefs at Nuffield Health, encouraging behaviour which is enterprising, passionate, independent and caring.

The role is based in our dedicated outpatient physiotherapy department, which has individual private treatment rooms and a gym area for post-operative rehabilitation patients. The physiotherapy service here plays an integral part in the hospital Orthopaedic ward team and you will be expected to spend some time on the ward as well as participate in the weekend rota for our orthopaedic inpatients.

You will be part of an established team working closely with physiotherapy colleagues, and our referrers: our Consultants on site and local GPs. We also have a high client base of self-referred patients, and patients that come directly through their insurance companies

We encourage flexible working, which may include working with our physiotherapy telephone triage service and flexibility with shift patterns including evenings.

The Main Clinical Duties and Responsibilities are to:
• Deliver excellent clinical care that is evidence based, Safe, Effective, Caring, Well-led and responsive to our patient’s needs.
• Ensure on-going monitoring of the standard of treatment provided
• Be compliant with all professional, clinical and integrated governance standards and participate in clinical audit and other quality assurance processes

Your Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Values

• With a BSc in Physiotherapy or equivalent, you’ll be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. You will have evidence of further professional training and continual professional development, reflecting your desire to develop as a practitioner.
• You’ll be a confident communicator with the ability to engage effectively with the general public and other healthcare professionals. With a commitment to the use of evidence-based practice, you’ll also be able to demonstrate excellent manual therapy skills.
• We expect you to be a competent and confident IT user and to be well organised – you’ll have the ability to prioritise and deal with your varied workload in an effective and timely manner.
• It’s equally important that you share our values. We believe in putting people first and providing personalised, holistic healthcare. That makes you part of a much wider team, working to create a healthier future for each individual client.

Why Nuffield Health?

At Nuffield Health, we help people live life to the full – not only our patients and clients, but our employees too. With our support, training, generous benefits package and respect for balance, you too can make the most of everything in life.

This is an exciting time for us and it could be for you too. Our vision will help individuals achieve, maintain and recover to the level of health and wellbeing that they aspire to.

Key Employee Benefits

As a permanent employee you will be entitled to generous holiday and leave arrangements, a personal CPD budget for your own development, local in-service and development program, flexible pension options, Private healthcare and free gym membership, for more information all our benefits please see our website.

Nuffield Health is committed to equal opportunities in the recruitment, training, and development of our employees.

We have a duty to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for disclosure on successful candidates.

Unfortunately do not sponsor candidates for our Senior Physiotherapy positions.

We may change the closing date if we receive a high number of responses for this role.

Employer Information

Nuffield Health Hospital Woking (South East), Shores Road, Woking, GU21 4BY [more details]