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Physiotherpy- MSK - Manager

NHS AfC: Band 7

Main area
Physiotherapy
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 7
Contract
Permanent and Fixed Term opportunities available
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
331-L11390321-C
Site
Royal Lancaster Infirmary
Town
Lancaster
Salary
£38,890 - £44,503 per annum pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
01/08/2021 23:59

''A great place to be cared for; a great place to work''

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay has been nationally recognised as the UK’s most inclusive NHS organisation. As such we have a firm commitment to strengthening the diversity of our workforce, and therefore welcome and encourage applications from likeminded people who can support our ambition to become effortlessly inclusive. We are particularly keen to hear from protected groups – including BAME, LGBT+ and people with a disability.


Job overview

To work as an the Manager and an individual within the Physiotherapy team in a MSK role looking after members of staff who are referred with MSK and/or work related issues. You will be providing specialist physiotherapeutic assessment, diagnosis, treatment and advice for a range of conditions and helping staff get back into the workplace.

To work as an individual within the Physiotherapy team in a MSK role looking after members of staff who are referred with MSK and/or work related issues. You will be providing specialist physiotherapeutic assessment, diagnosis, treatment and advice for a range of conditions and helping staff get back into the workplace

 

 

 

Main duties of the job

To work as an autonomous practitioner taking responsibility for the management of patients on own caseload without direct supervision

To assist in the planning & delivery of departmental training and education sessions for managers and staff, Work with Occupational health teams to offer advice and guidance

To maintain effective communication links with patients, and associated professional practitioners regarding patients condition, including the completion of accurate clinical records in line with trust and professional body codes of practice.

To participate in planned research and audit as required and ensuring the SEQOHS requirements are maintained.

Working for our organisation

We operate from three main hospitals-Furness General Hospital (FGH) in Barrow, the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI), and Westmorland General Hospital (WGH) in Kendal, as well as a number of community healthcare premises including Millom Hospital and GP Practice, Queen Victoria Hospital in Morecambe, and Ulverston Community Health Centre.

FGH and the RLI have a range of General Hospital services, with full Emergency Departments, Critical/Coronary Care units and various Consultant-led services.

WGH provides a range of General Hospital services, together with an Urgent Treatment Centre, that can help with a range of non-life threatening conditions such as broken bones and minor illnesses.

All three main hospitals provide a range of planned care including outpatients, diagnostics, therapies, day case and inpatient surgery. In addition, a range of local outreach services and diagnostics are provided from community facilities across Morecambe Bay.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

To read more information about the advertised role, and the main job duties/responsibilities please open the Job Description and Person Specification located under the supporting documents heading.

You can also read more information about University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay visiting our website https://www.uhmb.nhs.uk/

Person specification

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Qualified Physiotherpaist with at least 4 years experience
Desirable criteria
  • Management experience within Physiotherapy
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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Clare Hill
Job title
Head of Wellbeing
Email address
clare.hill@mbht.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01524 512290