EMERGENCY PHYSIOTHERAPY PRACTITIONER & MSK OUTPATIENT ADVANCED PRACTITINER PHYSIOTEHRAPIST
FIXED TERM / SECONDMENT FOR 12 MONTHS (30 HOURS PER WEEK)
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Emergency Physiotherapy practitioner & Outpatient Physiotherapy team based at Queens Hospital Burton Site.
This role is 12 months fixed term to cover adoption leave initially with potential for a full-time position to be advertised pending successful business case approval.
You will work alongside a variety of Physiotherapists, Senior Physiotherapists, Assistant Practitioners, Occupational Therapists, Clinical Specialists, Advanced Practitioners, a Consultant Physiotherapist, Orthopaedic MDT and ED medical and ENP team.
We are a forward thinking, innovative and passionate Therapy team and our vision is embedded in the Trust’s PRIDE values.
Candidates must be highly motivated with the drive to deliver high quality patient care. Successful applicants would need to be able to work flexibly to deliver a 7 day ED EPP service, including some weekend and evening shifts.
Candidates should possess Grad Dip. Phys or BSc and SRP, relevant post graduate education including relevant MSc module or able to demonstrate the equivalent knowledge in MSK including acute care / minor injuries management.
Candidates must also have a broad based NHS clinical MSK experience at a band 6 level and skills in X-ray MSK / Trauma interpretation
You will be expected to demonstrate specialised assessment skills on a diverse and complex caseload, with a proven ability to provide a working diagnosis and develop an individualised treatment programme.
Our service covers secondary care referrals (Orthopaedics, rheumatology & ED), primary care referrals, post operative referrals and staff referrals.
You will work several shifts in the minors section of ED based at QHB and the rest of the time in MSK Physiotherapy Outpatients,(predominantly lower limb).
For the ED aspect of the role experience is desirable but a full induction, relevant training and competency assessment will be completed before working independently in the role.
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Closing Date : 19 March 2020
Interview Date : 30 March 2020
This advert closes on Thursday 19 Mar 2020