Specialist Oncology Physiotherapist

Salary Competitive
Town/City Manchester M20 4BX
Payment type Per annum
Region North West
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Full-time
Job reference 0030832
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer HCA Healthcare

Other benefits

Vacancy details

Senior Physiotherapist - Oncology
Location – The Christie Private Care

Contract Type - Permanent, Full time at 37.5 hours per week

Salary Range - Competitive + Benefits (pension, health cover, flexible benefits and excellent career development)

About The Facility

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private hospital group; providing award winning acute and complex care.

HCA Healthcare UK has developed a dedicated private centre in partnership with The Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester. The Christie Private Care treats private patients with a full range of diagnostic, inpatient, surgical, day care and outpatient treatment all on one site.

The Christie is an impressive and well-respected NHS Trust which is a European cancer centre providing advanced cancer care and housing the world's largest early clinical trials unit. The Christie Private Care builds on these services and provides state-of-the-art private patient facilities which include; 28 bedded inpatient Oncology wards, 6 bed Haematology and Transplant unit, Day Case Chemotherapy Unit, Outpatient Department, Specialised Radiotherapy Unit & Psychology services.

Job Description

  • Ensure a Physiotherapy service of the highest quality is provided, to meet the requirements of all service users within the Oncology department.

  • To work as an autonomous practitioner, providing expert assessment, clinical diagnosis and treatment for patients requiring physiotherapy at The Christie Private Care.

  • To be responsible for the co-ordination, organization and delivery of physiotherapy care, ensuring that individual patients physiotherapy needs are met.

  • To provide supervision and training to other members of the Multi-Disciplinary Team.

  • To contribute to the development of The Christie Private Care Physiotherapy Service.

  • Assist the Clinical Lead and Service Manager to strategically plan, develop and promote the Physiotherapy service

Skills & Experience

  • HCPC Registration

  • Physiotherapy degree qualification or equivalent

  • Post registration broad clinical experience in either Oncology, Haematology, Neurology, Cardiorespiratory or general medical / surgical care.

  • A passion to develop and specialise within Oncology.

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