Physiotherapist

Salary Competitive
Town/City Worcester WR5 2QT
Payment type Per annum
Region West Midlands
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Job reference 3056
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer St Richard's Hospice

Vacancy details

Job Reference:         3056

Hours:                        37.5 hours per week, (job share opportunities also available to cover 37.5 hours per week)

Contract:                 Permanent

Salary:                     £32,688 - £36,379 per annum dependent on experience

Location:                 Wildwood Drive, Worcester WR5 2QT

 

The role

Are you an experienced Physiotherapist with a minimum of 18 months post registration experience with an interest or expertise in Palliative Care? Do you want to make a positive difference to palliative patients lives? If so, you may be the person we are looking for to join our team.

The hospice provides a range of interventions including courses on managing breathlessness and fatigue; exercise groups and creative therapies designed to increase confidence and independence for patients to self manage symptoms of their condition, support is offered mostly face to face with virtual care also being offered.

This is an exciting opportunity for a caring, compassionate and committed professional to support the holistic rehabilitative agenda within the Hospice. You will work collaboratively with members of the Multi-disciplinary Teams to provide a truly holistic approach to supporting patients within our In-Patient Unit, Living Well Centre and the Community setting.

About You

You will have a minimum of 18 months post registration experience of working as a Physiotherapist and have excellent communication and moving and handling skills. A Physiotherapy degree or diploma and registration with the Health and Care Professions Council are essential requirements for this role.

At St. Richard’s, we provide further training and development opportunities and clinical supervision. The successful candidate will receive day-to-day managerial and professional support from a team of experienced Palliative Care Physiotherapists.  

It is essential for this post that you hold a full UK driving licence with access to your own vehicle.

This post requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

What we offer

We offer a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits including;  

  • Fantastic team where everyone is welcomed and empowered to give their best
  • Supportive management – keen to develop you
  • Generous annual leave (seven weeks including bank holidays)
  • Benenden Healthcare offering diagnosis, treatment, 24/7 GP and mental health advice lines, discounts etc.
  • Opportunities for flexible working
  • Family friendly policies
  • Fabulous subsidised on-site café
  • Pension scheme and opportunity to continue NHS pension for clinical staff
  • Free Will writing service

 

Find out more:

If you would like to find out more information or arrange an informal visit to the Hospice, please contact:

Matt Tudor – Recruitment Co Ordinator on 01905 763963 or email recruitment@strichards.org.uk

Closing date: Monday 18th September                                    

Interview date: Thursday 28th September

Charity No. 515668

 

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