Physiotherapist (Elgar) - Band 6

Band 6

Main area
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Southmead Hospital
£26,565 - £35,577
26/02/2018 23:59

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Senior Physiotherapist – Complex care,

Band 6 senior Physiotherapist

Permanent post - up to 37.5 hours (1WTE) , part time considered but to work across 5 days. Occasional weekend commitment.

We have a vacancy for a motivated senior Physiotherapist to work in our sub-acute medical discharge area. Elgar house has a recently refurbished therapy gym and assessment area adjacent to the upgraded ward settings. You will be working with medical patients stepping down from acute care in our Brunel building at Southmead hospital and preparing for discharge to home or community setting.

You will have

  • Proven experience at junior and senior level across a number of settings with a particular interest in the frail elderly patient group.
  • You should have experience of working in Multidisciplinary teams in an interdisciplinary way with good knowledge of discharge pathways and the importance of FLOW across acute and community services.
  • Excellent prioritisation skills.

We will offer;

  • An interesting and challenging caseload
  • Excellent facilities including a therapy room and ADL kitchen alongside the ward
  • Collaborative multi-disciplinary team working with close links to community partners
  • Good support and development opportunities, facilitating your CPD with links to acute service team on a regular basis.



For more information please contact

Jill Boot -. Lead physiotherapist -07808204535 or

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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

Please contact Jill Boot -lead physiotherapist