CSP Assistant Director of Workforce and Education

£65,221 - £65,221
Town/City London EC4A 1AB
Payment type Monthly
Region London
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
Workplace London

Other benefits

The CSP is committed to equity of opportunity, and we aim to provide a working and learning environment which is free from discrimination. We are taking appropriate steps to create a workforce that reflects the diverse society we work and live in and therefore positively encourage candidates from all sections of the community to apply. To see our Equity, Diversity and Belonging strategy please click here.

We offer an excellent benefits package, including 27 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays, Christmas office closure between 25 December to 1 January and generous pension scheme.

To enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life, we would be happy to discuss flexible working arrangements with shortlisted candidates (subject to business needs).


Vacancy details

Based in our London office with homeworking available (subject to meeting homeworking assessment requirements, which includes a minimum broadband speed of 18Mbps).

Lead, innovate and influence the physiotherapy workforce of the future!

Come and join the leadership group of the practice and development directorate and head up the talented workforce and education team here at the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP).

This role will offer the opportunity to have an influence over the curriculum of physiotherapy throughout the UK and its future direction. You will need to understand the current workforce challenges faced by physiotherapy, the wider healthcare system and be committed to developing a physiotherapy workforce that is reflective of the modern UK society.

You will need to demonstrate strong leadership skills with key external stakeholders both in physiotherapy practice and higher education institutions, as well as the ability to utilise data to drive positive change within the profession. Excellent communication skills are imperative both internally and externally, along with the ability to build a strong team and culture.

This is an extremely exciting role and will provide the successful candidate a platform to influence the education and workforce landscape in such a way that delivers a competent, diverse physiotherapy workforce with the skills and capabilities appropriate for patients throughout the UK.

The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and Our Values

The CSP is the professional, educational and trade union body for the UK's 63,000 chartered physiotherapists, physiotherapy students and support workers; and one of the largest representative bodies in healthcare. We are proud to have been awarded the 2022 Best Companies One to Watch accreditation.

At the CSP our goal is to create a culture which is characterised by innovation, respect, encouragement, passion and teamwork. We all strive for continuous improvement and to be the best at everything we do. We aspire to work in a way that embodies our values of learning, courage, inclusive and integrity. Our shared values are part of our organisational DNA and reflect the expectations we have of ourselves and others. They guide what we do and how we do it to have the greatest impact for our members.

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How to apply

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Ash James, Director of Practice and Development on 0207 306 6607 or email jamesa@csp.org.uk.

Click here to view a copy of the job description and person specification.

For further information and details of how to apply, please visit our website here and CVs will not be accepted.

If you require any adjustments during the application stage, please email the Human Resources team at hr@csp.org.uk.

  • Closing date: 10am, 17 August 2022
  • Interview date: 5 September 2022

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