Senior Physiotherapist

Salary Competitive
Town/City Hereford HR1 1DF
Payment type Per annum
Region West Midlands
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Job reference R0042085
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer Nuffield Health

Other benefits

In return, we offer a working environment that will help you grow your skills and experience and get the best out of life. Other benefits include 25 days’ annual holiday (increasing with service), gym membership, private healthcare and a range of lifestyle and financial wellbeing benefits.

Be your best and join us in building a healthier nation.

Vacancy details

Role : Senior Physiotherapist

Based : Hereford

Salary: up to £39,000 per annum  (plus a £2,000 ‘Golden Hello’)

Hours : Permanent, Full Time (Part time and flexible working is also an option)


Nuffield Health Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Senior Physiotherapist to join our team at Hereford Hospital.  


The Nuffield Health Hospital in Hereford is located in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside and sits just half a mile north of Hereford City Centre.  A modern hospital, offering exceptional private healthcare to the local community and surrounding counties.  We offer a vast range of first-class medical and surgical services performed by a a team if expert consultants. The Ward consists of 20 inpatient beds, 3 day surgery unit beds and a busy ACU with the majority of patients receiving elective Surgical procedures.  We cater for both inpatient and day case surgery, providing a broad range of surgical specialties including: General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Endoscopy, Gynaecology, Urology, Ophthalmology, ENT, Vascular, Plastics and more.  Working with leading consultants, Hereford hospital prevents and treats many medical conditions and offers a wide range of complex surgery and services.  The working atmosphere is highly professional and stimulating, yet friendly and collaborative like that of a large family unit.


So, why Nuffield? What is in it for you?

We believe in our people and to help you develop your skills and progress your career in Nuffield Health you will be supported by your physiotherapy manager, have protected CPD time, access to a local in-service training program and training events organised by the Nuffield Health Academy including both clinical and leadership courses. As Nuffield Health continues to grow you can choose to develop your career within clinical roles or by moving into managerial positions. We support and encourage post-graduate education and have formed a partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University which will offer fantastic learning and research opportunities in the future.


We want you to be the best you can be. We will support you with training opportunities, career development options and our unique health & wellbeing focused benefits package. This includes free membership across all of our Fitness & Wellbeing clubs, along with free private healthcare.

We encourage flexible working and flexibility with shift patterns. Be your best and join us in building a healthier nation.


We value you and the expertise you will bring to Nuffield Health and the Charity, we would love to welcome you with a £2,000 bonus as part of your employment here with us.


The Opportunity


As a Senior Physiotherapist you will see a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions and post operative cases covering both an Inpatient and Outpatient workload. ​You will work within a multidisciplinary team including nurses, AHPS and consultants in order to optimise the health and recovery of our patients. Playing a key role in helping our patients achieve, maintain and recover to the level of health and wellbeing that they aspire to.

You will need to deliver high quality, effective clinical care. We strongly adhere to our values and beliefs at Nuffield Health, encouraging behaviour which is enterprising, passionate, independent and caring. The role would suit individuals with a desire of making a positive impact across a great hospital

The hospital is brilliantly placed to support and mentor the successful candidate for this role, alongside our academy training programmes. As a Senior Physiotherapist you will;


  • Deliver high quality, effective clinical care.
  • Adhere to our values and beliefs at Nuffield Health, in which we encourage behaviour which is enterprising, passionate, independent and caring.
  • Deliver excellent clinical care that is evidence based, Safe, Effective, Caring, Well-led and responsive to our patient’s needs.
  • Ensure on-going monitoring of the standard of treatment provided
  • Be compliant with all professional, clinical and integrated governance standards and participate in clinical audit and other quality assurance processes



Your Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Values

With a BSc in Physiotherapy or equivalent, you’ll be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. You will have evidence of further professional training and continual professional development, reflecting your desire to develop as a practitioner. You’ll be a confident communicator with the ability to engage effectively with the general public and other healthcare professionals. With a commitment to the use of evidence-based practice, you’ll also be able to demonstrate excellent manual therapy skills.

We expect you to be a competent and confident IT user and to be well organised – you’ll have the ability to prioritise and deal with your varied workload in an effective and timely manner. It’s equally important that you share our values. We believe in putting people first and providing personalised, holistic healthcare.

What do do next?


Apply now and a member of the Talent Acquisition Team will be in touch with you.


If you would like to have an informal discussion, then please feel free to contact


Applications will be considered as they are received and interviews will be arranged accordingly. We reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Therefore, please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

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