£24,214 - £30,112
Town/City Sheffield S10 2JF
Payment type Per annum
Region Yorkshire and The Humber
Contract type Contract unspecified
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Job reference 190-7764-COM
Type of employer NHS
Name of employer Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Workplace Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Sheffield

Other benefits

Vacancy details

An opportunity has arisen for a Band 5 Physiotherapist to join the therapy team working into Sheffield Intermediate Care Beds service. The service is currently based in one of four private sector care homes and provides a short term community based in-patient facility for people who are unable to return home after a hospital admission. The service aims to enable patients to return home with appropriate support as early as possible by providing a range of person centred reablement and rehabilitation as well as complex discharge planning intervention.


Each unit has an MDT with input from Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Therapy Assistants, Nurse Case Manager, Social Care Managers, Consultant Geriatrician, GP, Nurses and Support Workers. There are good communication systems and established interdisciplinary shared learning within the service. Although the successful candidate will begin work in a designated base there will be an expectation to work flexibly across the units, providing cover where required.


A diploma or BSc in Physiotherapy and current HCPC registration are essential. Specific post graduate Physiotherapy experience in the rehabilitation of older people, experience of working in an intermediate care service and a good understanding of current issues impacting on intermediate care are desirable.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Alison Mori (Clinical Lead Physiotherapist, Tuesday to Friday) on 07964119224 or Hannah Watton (Clinical Lead Physiotherapist Monday -Thursday) on 07805812665.


After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred third party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. In addition, in submitting an application form, you authorise our Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the ESR IAT process should you be appointed.

The Trust is committed to its obligations in accordance with the Equality Act 2010, and we positively encourage applications from all sections of the community. Should you require any assistance in applying for the position please contact the General or Medical Human Resources Departments on the number identified on the NHS Jobs page for the organisation.

Job Share applicants are welcome for all full time posts unless indicated but cannot be guaranteed. In addition for Fixed Term Contracts, internal secondments may be considered, please seek the approval of your current line manager before applying for the position.

All employment with the Trust is subject to a number of NHS Employment Checks being met to a satisfactory standard including verification of identity, eligibility to work in the United Kingdom, references and qualifications in addition to professional registration, a disclosure and barring records check and occupational health check if these are deemed to be a requirement for the position to be undertaken

How to apply

For further details / informal visits contact:

Alison Mori (Clinical Lead Physiotherapist, Tuesday to Friday) on 07964119224 or Hannah Watton (Clinical Lead Physiotherapist Monday -Thursday) on 07805812665.