Head of Physiotherapy

£42,962 - £46,192
Town/City Bishopton PA7 5PU
Payment type Per annum
Region Scotland
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer Erskine

Other benefits

  • 28 days annual leave plus 5 public holidays, increasing to 33 days per year, at the rate of 1 additional day for 5 years
  • Employer pension contribution of up to 10%
  • Free payment of PVG
  • Uniform provided
  • Structured Induction programme 
  • Flexible working considered
  • Fantastic progression opportunities with development, training and ongoing support
  • Enhanced sick & maternity pay
  • On site Occupational Health Service
  • Access to credit union
  • Work in modern, purpose-built facilities 
  • Free On-Site Parking
  • Health and Wellbeing Scheme – e.g. complimentary fresh fruit, yoga classes and Cycle to Work scheme
  • Access to Employee Reward Scheme which provides a huge range of discounts on everything from holidays to high street shopping, restaurants and cinema tickets.

Vacancy details

Head of Physiotherapy
Erskine Home, Bishopton
37.5 Hours per Week, Monday - Friday
Grade 7 Salary £42,962 - £46,192 per annum
Job Share / Part Time / Flexible Working also considered
Closing Date: Sunday, 27th February 2022

Working for Erskine:

ERSKINE is an iconic Scottish charity, formed in 1916 by Scotland’s compassionate response to the horrors of war. A century later, we still believe that Veterans and their families deserve our utmost respect and compassion, for the sacrifices they made and the challenges they now face.  At Erskine, we work as a dedicated team to ensure that Veterans of all ages are cared for to the highest of standards in a beautiful, fun-filled environment, made up of four care homes and a Veterans Village of cottages, activities centre and apartments. 
Working in social care can be demanding. However, at Erskine it will also be rewarding and fulfilling. You will be making an incredible difference to the lives of our residents and their loved ones, at a critical time. We value skills and qualifications, but we prize kindness and compassion, above all. Our team is crucial to providing the best care possible, so we recognise and reward our employees with benefits including employer pension contribution of up to 10%, fantastic career opportunities, and enhanced annual leave.

If you are kind and committed, then you do have what it takes to be part of the team here at Erskine! The ultimate aim is exceptional care and support to our ex-service community and everyone in every role, in every department plays their part.”

The Role:

Due to the imminent retirement of the current post holder an exciting opportunity has arisen to lead the physiotherapy team at Erskine. You will lead an evidenced based service, promoting physical activity and quality of life/person centred care with scope for development with innovative ideas. There is a varied case load with continuous collaboration with stakeholders within a multidisciplinary approach to care. The service is well equipped including two newly refurbished gyms.

You will be a practice education provider for undergraduate and pre-registration masters degrees for Scottish Universities.

This role is suitable for job share, part time may also be an option.

If you think you have the skills and experience to take on this unique role please contact either Janet Leith -
Head Physiotherapist 0141 814 4547 or Derek Barron – Director of Care 0141 814 4543 for more information.

How to apply

Please note:
Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK. If you are selected for interview, you will receive an invite by email (please ensure you check your spam / junk mailbox).

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure.  

If you require the application in another format please contact the HR Department on 0800 085 7191.

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