Senior Physiotherapist - Exeter

Salary Unspecified
Town/City Exeter EX2 4UG
Payment type Unspecified
Region South West
Contract type Contract unspecified
Closing date
Job reference R0017744
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer Nuffield Health

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Senior Physiotherapist


Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation.


Our Physiotherapy team in Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital currently have an opportunity for a Senior Physiotherapist. Start and continue your professional journey with us whilst we’ll support you to be your best.

The Role

You will see a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, occupational and post operative cases, playing a key role in helping our patients achieve, maintain and recover to the level of health and wellbeing that they aspire to.

You work will be split within three fields: outpatient physiotherapy clinic at Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital, inpatient ward physiotherapy within Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital and site based telephone triage work. You will work with a multidisciplinary team including nurses, AHPS, consultants, corporate clients and private medical insurers in order to optimise the health and recovery of our patients.

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

- You be flexible in your working environments and times, providing some early start and evening clinics.

The role would suit individuals with a desire of making a positive impact across a large workforce, while looking to create & build client relationships within a corporate setting.

The Person

To succeed as a Physiotherapist you will;

- Have a BSc in Physiotherapy or equivalent.

- You’ll be registered with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). 

- You will have a minimum of 3 years post-qualification experience with evidence of previous musculoskeletal and orthopaedic working.
- Demonstrate evidence of further professional training and continual professional development, reflecting your desire to develop as a practitioner.
- Be a confident communicator with the ability to engage effectively with the general public and other healthcare professionals.
- Be able to demonstrate excellent manual therapy skills.
- Be a competent and confident IT user with strong organisation skills
- 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. That makes you part of a much wider team, working to create a healthier future for each individual client.

The Benefits

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 regional clinical lead
- 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.
- There will also been mentoring support within the department from Senior Physiotherapists and support with career development.


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 encourage flexible working and flexibility with shift patterns and times.

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

Location - Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital & Local Onsite Corporate Business
Weekly Hours - 40
Contract Type - Permanent, Full-Time

Salary - dependent on experience
Closing date - 2nd December 2019


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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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