Paediatric Physiotherapist

£40,329 - £53,017
Town/City Douglas IM4 4RJ
Payment type Per annum
Region North West
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Job reference MCX-014663
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer Manx Care

Other benefits

Vacancy details

“I enjoy seeing the impact that therapy can have and how this can influence people’s lives.My team are all caring and kind, dedicated to their jobs as well as being good fun and a pleasure to work with.”– Danielle McCann, Physiotherapist

About the role and our team

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Band 7 Physiotherapist to join our supportive team and help make a positive difference in the community.

You will be responsible for treating a caseload of paediatric patients with a variety of conditions, such as complex conditions, developmental, respiratory and orthopaedics. You will ideally have a special interest in early years or neonatal care.

Assessment and treatment will occur in a variety of settings, including nurseries, schools, community settings, Children’s Ward, Neonatal Care and patients’ homes. There is also the opportunity to take an active role in the on-call system at Noble’s Hospital, providing out of hours and emergency physiotherapy treatment.

Using your clinical knowledge and experience, you will make a positive contribution to service development and work to maximise the performance of the Children’s therapy team.

If you’re a dynamic, forward-thinking specialist who wishes to join an experienced, integrated team of therapists treating paediatric patients in both community and acute settings, then this could be the role for you.

What can this role offer me?

  • 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. This includes the use of our Learning, Education and Development Centre and the fantastic range of fully funded courses we support.
  • You will enjoy competitive annual leave entitlement.
  • Free car parking at Noble’s Hospital and the Community Health Centre.

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).

Support for candidates looking to relocate includes:

  • A relocation package of up to £7,000 based on receipts, to get you, your things and your family to the island.
  • Housing Assistance is also available where the Department will pay the difference between your current mortgage/rent bill, and that of your new accommodation on the Isle of Man, up to a maximum of £250 per month.
  • If you are relocating or returning to the Island, you can also benefit from the National Insurance Holiday Scheme, which allows you to apply for a refund on your NI contributions for your first year of living here – this could be up to £4,000! To see how this scheme could benefit you, and to find out more about relocating to the Isle of Man, visit
  • A recruitment incentive of £3,000, payable in the 1st, 13th, and 25th months of employment. 

Additional information

Please note an enhanced with barring police check is required for this post,which Manx Care will cover the cost of for you.

A full, valid driving licence and access to your own vehicle is required for this role. A uniform will also be provided.

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