Physiotherapist ITU Rehab - Band 6

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Physiotherapy - Critical Care
NHS AfC: Band 6
37.5 per hour
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Brunel building , Southmead Hospital
£26,302-£35,225 per annum
21/06/2018 23:59

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Band 6 Senior Physiotherapist – Critical care rehabilitation.

Full time – 37.5 hours - permanent.

This is an opportunity to work in a regional Major Trauma Centre to support our 7 day service to deliver Physiotherapeutic rehabilitation to Critical care patients.

Dependent on experience the post sits on a small rotation to gain experience in all areas of major trauma services: critical care, trauma orthopaedics, burns and plastics, neurosurgery and vascular surgery.

Our state of the art new hospital building houses a 42 bed  purpose built Critical care unit . You will be supported by 2 very experienced Physiotherapy clinical leads in Critical care with access to clinical leads in all of the major trauma areas and work alongside our Major Trauma wider MDT. There are many CPD opportunities in this field including annual conference and teaching . We have established appraisal and development within the physiotherapy service and In service training programmes at team , Peer  band 6 and service wide meetings  .

You will be expected to work your contracted hours across a 7 day pattern which will include rostered weekend days. ( 3 per month). This, to maintain our Rehabilitation service to patients across all days.

You should have core rotational experience in acute settings and be competent and confident with respiratory management of the acute patient. You should be on call competent. Experience in major trauma and neuro at senior level is desirable.  A passion for this group of patients is essential.






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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

Sue Harrison 07710386548   Clinical lead

Zoe Stone  07710386547   Clinical lead.

Jill Boot  07808204535  Lead physiotherapist