Band 6 Musculoskeletal (MSK) Physiotherapist

£33,495 - £45,207
Town/City Strang IM4 4RJ
Payment type Per annum
Region North West
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Job reference MCX-014120
Type of employer NHS
Name of employer Manx Care

Other benefits

  • By joining us you’ll be stepping away from NHS pressures and demands, as the Island’s healthcare system is similar but separate to the UK NHS
  • Developing our team to be the best they can be is important to us and we actively support your own personal career goals, aspirations and development
  • Within the role you’ll be able to develop both clinically and with leadership roles, and there will also be opportunities to represent physiotherapy interests across the organisation
  • You will enjoy competitive annual leave entitlement of 27 days and 10 public holidays and a rewarding pension scheme
  • For candidates not on the Isle of Man we will reimburse your interview expenses and give you a relocation package of up to £7,000 to get you, your things and your family to the island. You will also be eligible for housing assistance to help contribute towards your mortgage or rent on the island
  • For those relocating or returning to the island you will receive a refund on your national insurance contributions made in your first year, this could be up to £4,000!
  • Free car parking at all sites

Vacancy details

Are you an experienced Physiotherapist with an interest in musculoskeletal conditions looking to work in a varied and rewarding role? Join our Acute Therapy Services team as a Musculoskeletal (MSK) Physiotherapist.

About the role and our team

This role sits within the dynamic Musculoskeletal Outpatients team where we pride ourselves on delivering a high standard of care to Isle of Man residents.

If you’re looking to work in fantastic location where you’ll undertake specialist physiotherapy assessment of patients in a variety of settings, then this could be the role for you. You would be contributing to our patient-centred Therapies Service by:

  • Developing and delivering specialised treatment programmes designed specifically to address the needs of your patient
  • Teaching and supporting undergraduate physiotherapy students to help further theirphysiotherapeutic knowledge and skills
  • Setting treatment aims/objectives and agree rehabilitation goals with your patients

We have an integrated health and social care service, meaning you’ll get to work across the beautiful Island alongside our supportive and friendly team. Our wider team consists of OT's, PT's and Children's Speech and Language Therapists who all work closely together across Outpatient Services, Acute Wards and in Children's Therapy. We are a welcoming, dynamic and sociable team who enjoy spending time together outside of work.

About the Island and relocating

  • Here you can enjoy a fantastic quality of life, and an excellent work-life balance! There are plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities, so if you like walking, mountain biking, sailing or kayaking, you’ll have lots of places to explore!
  • There are also lots of great cafes, bars and restaurants, and you can enjoy the Island’s real sense of community. The island is well connected to the UK, and you’ll also benefit from low income tax rates (20% maximum rate).
  • To find out more about the Island and the lifestyle you could enjoy here, take a look at Locate Isle of Man’s guide to moving to the Isle of Man here.
  • A relocation package of up to £7,000 based on receipts is available for this role.
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How to apply

For more information please see the attached job description and person specification, or alternatively contact Susie Roelofse on 01624 642158.

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