Town/City Penrith CA10 2BN
Payment type Per annum
Region North West
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer The Fire Fighters Charity
Workplace Jubilee House, Penrith

Other benefits

- Generous non-contributary pension scheme
- 35 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)

Vacancy details

The Fire Fighters Charity offers specialist, lifelong support for members of the UK fire services community empowering individuals to achieve mental, physical, and social wellbeing throughout their lives.

You will be part of a multi professional team of clinicians working collaboratively to meet an individual’s needs and help them reach their goals through a holistic approach. You will have access to state-of-the-art gym and rehabilitation equipment as well as innovative and cutting-edge digital technology to deliver rehabilitation programmes through both one to one and group work, remotely and face to face.

You will use your expertise to provide support through physiotherapy assessment, treatment and management both at our specialist rehabilitation centre and online through our digital platforms and apps.  You will also work alongside our Psychological Services team to provide the relevant and required input to meet each beneficiary’s individual needs. Our Physiotherapists see a wide range of health conditions, and you will have substantial opportunities to be an active part of our ongoing service development.

We promote a healthy work life balance for all employees, and in addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, you are awarded beneficiary status (access to our services) from day one, along with access to a health care cash plan and Employee Assistance Programme, should you need support during your employment.

You will be based at Jubilee House, our residential rehabilitation centre in Cumbria. Situated in the foothills of the Lake District offering spectacular views, Jubilee House has ten acres of grounds on the banks of the River Eamont.

If you are an established Band 5 Physiotherapist looking to develop your skills in a forward-thinking, responsive field of healthcare, or a Band 6 Physiotherapist looking to enhance your skills and share your knowledge and expertise, this could be an exciting opportunity for you!

To be successful, you will:

  • Have a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy or an alternative appropriate qualification in physiotherapy.
  • Be a chartered physiotherapist, registered with the HCPC and a Member of the CSP
  • Have a broad range of physiotherapy skills, including MSK
  • Ideally have experience of supporting people with neurological, long term, mental health and complex conditions.
  • Have excellent communication skills and be enthusiastic, adaptable & resilient to change

An Enhanced DBS check will be required prior to commencing your role. The Charity is an Equal Opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. When recruiting our new team members, regardless of the role, we are looking for people who share our values.

How to apply

Please submit your CV which should be no longer than two sides of A4 and include specific examples of what you have achieved and how that demonstrates that you meet the requirements of the role and person specification. You should also submit an introductory letter stating why you are interested in both the role and The Fire Fighters Charity to

For an informal discussion about the role, please email

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