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Clinical Lead Physiotherapist - Band 7

Band 7

Main area
Core Clinical Services
Band 7
37.5 hours per week plus additional rostered weekends
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Brunel Building, Southmead Hospital
£31,696 - £41,787 per annum
27/06/2018 23:59

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We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and forward-thinking physiotherapist with significant neurological experience to cover maternity leave for the Neuroscience Physiotherapy Service.
This post will lead the Neuroscience caseload in The Brunel Building. Southmead Hospital is the Regional centre for Neurosurgery patients and Neurology.
The post-holder will be responsible for the leading the provision of Physiotherapy assessment, intervention and discharge planning of patients with multiple and sometimes complex diagnosis within both services.
The post-holder will have significant knowledge and experience in the treatment and management of neurosurgery patients (including spinal patients) knowledge and experience in acute respiratory neurological patients, a problem solving approach to patient management, advanced communication and interpersonal skills and leadership experience
You will have significant experience working within the field of neuroscience and will have evidence of post graduate training relevant to neuroscience.
There is an expectation that the post-holder will be involved in the Physiotherapy Weekend Rotas and On Call Service

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Liz Britton, Lead Physiotherapist

If you have problems applying, contact

0117 414 5973