Senior Physiotherapist - R0037188

£37,000 - £37,000
Town/City York YO31 8TA
Payment type Per annum
Region Yorkshire and The Humber
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Job reference R0037188
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer Nuffield Health

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Vacancy details

Nuffield Health is Britain's largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. Join us as a Senior Physiotherapist in our York Hospital and play your part in building a healthier nation. 


At Nuffield Health we offer several flagship programmes, which our physiotherapists support the delivery of; from our joint pain programme, Cystic Fibrosis programme and Covid rehab programme, these are designed to deliver excellent clinical care as well as benefit the local communities utilising our facilities and expert knowledge colleagues.


This role can include face to face and triage hours.


Nuffield Health York Hospital


Nuffield Health York Hospital has received a "Good" rating from the healthcare regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC).  The highly successful hospital offers a vast range of specialities including Orthopaedic Surgery, General Surgery, Urology and Gynaecology Surgery to name but a few.  The facilities and high standards of care make Nuffield Health York Hospital one of the leading providers of private healthcare in the area.


Find out more about our hospital-

The Role


 We are seeking a Senior Physiotherapist to join our team.  The role has a majority bias towards the delivery of outpatient based physiotherapy, but you will also be expected to undertake a role delivering physiotherapy in the inpatient environment and support the weekend working rota.

You will be able to work independently as an autonomous experienced practitioner to deliver high quality physiotherapy care, assessing and treating patients with a wide range of Musculoskeletal conditions with knowledge and skills which are underpinned by clinical reasoning and an evidence based approach.

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


The Person

To succeed as a Senior Physiotherapist you will;

  • Ideally you will have a minimum of 2 years qualification.

  • Have a BSc in Physiotherapy or equivalent, you’ll be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.

  • 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 rehabilitation 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 want you to be the best you can be. We promise that 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. Not only this, but we also offer a range of lifestyle and financial wellbeing.

We encourage flexible working and flexibility with shift patterns.

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

Salary - Up to £37,000 per annum (dependant on experience) 

Closing Date - 24/09/2021
Location - York
Contract Type - Permanent
Weekly Hours - 40 (Negotiable)

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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