Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist Band 6 (and Band 5/6 link grade)

£27,772 - £36,280
Town/City Craigavon BT63 5QQ
Payment type Per annum
Region Northern Ireland
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Job reference 51631854E
Type of employer NHS
Name of employer Southern Health and Social Care Trust

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Vacancy details


JOB TITLE:                      Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist

BAND:                              Band 6 (and Band 5/6 link)

DIRECTORATE:               As this is to create a waiting list, for Band 6      Rotational Permanent and Temporary posts for the Trust the details of the specific post will be shared at the time of offer/appointment.




  • To provide a high standard of Specialist Physiotherapy service with treatment programmes designed to meet each individual patient’s specific needs.
  • To perform advanced physiotherapeutic assessments and treatments of patients with diverse presentations and complex physical and psychological conditions, and determine accurate clinical diagnosis of patients.
  • To undertake skilled assessment, with advanced clinical reasoning and diagnosis to assist in the formulation of the physiotherapy aspect of treatment/care plans.To hold responsibility for own caseload and be responsible for a defined area of the service or a particular patient type, working without direct supervision. 
  • To undertake all aspects of clinical duties as an autonomous practitioner. 
  • To co-operate in the supervision and education of self, other physiotherapists, members of multi-disciplinary teams, students, as well as more junior physiotherapy staff.
  • Undertake evidence-based audit and research projects, to further own and teams clinical practice within each specialist area of work.
  • Make recommendations to clinical lead/manager of service for changes to practice by the team.  May lead the implementation of specific changes to practice or contribute to service protocols.

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Tue, 18 June 2019 @ 4:00 PM

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