SENIOR PHYSIOTHERAPIST - OUTPATIENTS

Closing Date: 7 August 2018
Salary: £30,000.00 to £35,000.00 per annum
Location: South East
Full time/Part time: Unspecified
Position Type: Permanent

Nuffield Health are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and driven Senior Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist to join their Outpatient team at their flagship hospital, The Manor Hospital, in Oxford.

About the Role
The job role will involve working alongside a group of experienced musculoskeletal physiotherapists within the hospital outpatient department at the The Manor Hospital, assessing and treating a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions ranging from post operative care, sports injuries, and workplace injuries, whilst working collaboratively with some of the countries leading Orthopaedic consultants. The department has an on-site physiotherapy gym, with a local fitness and wellbeing centre where patients are also able to be referred to for their outpatient treatment.

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. Weekly in-service training is provided within the department, which will also include frequent talks by internal and external consultants and specialists. In addition, there are frequent CPD events organised by the Nuffield Health as part of the Learning Academy, which include 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. In addition to this, Nuffield Health will also help guide and support any post-graduate training that may have develop your clinical skills and benefit your department, colleagues, and patients.

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.

We encourage flexible working hours and are passionate about our staff having a desirable and healthy work/life balance.

The Main Clinical Duties and Responsibilities are to:
* Manage a clinical caseload, providing evidence based, safe, effecting, caring, and well led physiotherapy for your patients.
* 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
* To provide excellent customer service and promote a professional and caring environment.

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. Post graduate qualifications will be desirable, though not compulsory.

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.

Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits

  • Big Team
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Good Career Development Opportunities

Employer Information

Nuffield Health Hospital (Oxford - The Manor), Beech Rd, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7RP [more details]