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Community Physiotherapist

6

Main area
Community Rehabilitation
Grade
6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
185-A-18-56578
Site
Crediton Hospital
Town
Crediton and Okehampton
Salary
£28,050 - £36,644 pa
Closing
22/10/2018 23:59

Due to the expansion of our Community Rehabilitation Team covering the areas surrounding Crediton, Moretonhampstead and Okehampton, we have created 1 new permanent 37.5 hour Band 5 or 6 Physiotherapy posts.

These positions are based in Crediton and Okehampton, but the successful candidates will be expected to cover any of the 3 bases according to service need. We work with patients with varied and complex needs across beautiful Mid Devon. We are part of a multi-disciplinary team which also includes Occupational Therapists, Therapy Support Workers, Speech Therapists, Community Nurses, GPs and Social care.

We see patients in their own homes, in groups and as individual out-patients. Regular supervision is provided by our Physiotherapy Team Lead and we have a highly skilled and experienced team to learn from.We also offer a PT peer support group, in-service training and we have links with Plymouth and Southampton Universities for post graduate training.

All applicants must be able to travel independently across the locality and have access to a suitable vehicle for business purposes. If you are a dynamic and forward thinking Physiotherapist who would like to help shape future Community Therapy services across Mid Devon then our team is for you.

Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity

***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.***

DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.  

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Jan Morris janettemorris@nhs.net 07834172369

If you have problems applying, contact

Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Wonford
Barrack Road
Exeter
Devon
EX2 5DW
Telephone
01392 403936 or 403758

As users of the disability confident scheme, we operate a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for job applicants with disabilities. If you let us know, when you apply, that you would like to use this scheme, we will guarantee you an interview, if you meet all the essential criteria listed in the person specification section of the job description.

We will also make any reasonable adjustments you require to our selection process. Please let us know what you need


Our Trust is proudly committed to race equality.
To ensure our ethnic minority staff have an equal opportunity to succeed, we are offering career development support to any ethnic minority staff.

Interested?

Please email rde-tr.equality@nhs.net to find out more.