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We are looking for a Senior Physiotherapist who can empower people with disabilities to live more independent, fulfilling lives. You can see more about what we do at Portland by looking at the Who We Are and Choose Your Future pages on our website https://www.portland.ac.uk/
This role will give you the autonomy to manage your own case load, and see regular clients from the college and external clients to develop programmes of treatment. You will line manage a small team of Physiotherapy Assistants and supervise Physiotherapy students from the local Universities.
Experience with learning and physical disabilities and neurological conditions is essential due to the client base you will work with. You must hold a physiotherapy degree and be registered with HCPC and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.
Our physiotherapy team are required to work in the hydrotherapy pool, in the gym and across campus.
Working at Portland Charity
At Portland Charity our learners, citizens and staff are at the heart of what we do, we are passionate about our vision that all people with disabilities will have a lifetime of opportunity and you could help us to achieve that. Our priority for staff is to create an outstanding place to work where the rewards of a job well done can be seen in the faces of our learners and citizens.
There are lots of great benefits to working at Portland Charity
- a rewarding career and working towards positive outcomes for our learners and citizens
- enhanced holidays of 33 days per year when you join us (pro rata) and you are able to buy up to 10 additional days of holiday
- you are eligible for a Blue Light Card with access to lots of great discounts
- free and confidential access to an Employee Assistance Programme
- free parking on site and access to a subsidised canteen with a variety of meal options
- everyone has an opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills on the job through training, mentoring and qualifications!
We are committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections the community.
Your working hours will be 22.5 hours per week, you will be required to work Thursday and Friday each week and a third day which is negotiable.
You will start at 9.00am and finish at 5.00pm with half an hour unpaid lunch break.
Many of our staff have a disability and we’re proud to hold Disability Confident and Mindful Employer status which recognises our positive approach to physical and mental health and wellbeing at work. If you would like to speak with us before completing an application you can contact our Recruitment team on 01623 499 111 or via email at email@example.com who will be happy to support you with your application or answer any questions.
How to apply
Applying to work at Portland Charity
There are some other important things you need to know before you apply to work with us at Portland Charity.
Portland Charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its learners, citizens, customers, volunteers and staff. We expect all our staff to be aware of their responsibilities to protect learners, citizens, customers, volunteers and staff from abuse or harm and to promote Fundamental British Values.
Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK. We are unable to offer visa sponsorship at this time.
Please note – We need you to complete an application form to fulfil our Safer Recruitment responsibilities but you can submit a CV and we will consider it alongside your application form.
In order to apply for this role, you will need to create a profile on our online recruitment portal, Face Ed.
Please click on the “apply” button and this will take you to the link to create a profile.
You will need to ensure you complete ALL sections of your profile before you can submit your application.
If you have any questions or need some help when completing your application you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Recruitment team on 01623 499111, extension 428 or 283 and we will be happy to help.
Please note that we are currently unable to offer any sponsorship to applicants or take over any sponsorship of applicants at this time.