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Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist

Job Description

With an annual budget of £110 million, the Trust's vision is to provide high quality care to the diverse communities we serve to make their lives better. You can find out more about our vision, values and objectives on our website.

Over circa 2,200 staff provide the following services:

  • a range of children’s services to children, young people and families in (Cambridgeshire and Norfolk)

  • school age immunisation programme (Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Peterborough and Suffolk)

  • i-CaSH: Integrated Contraception and Sexual Health Services (Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Peterborough and Suffolk)

  • dental services (Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and Suffolk)

  • musculo-skeletal services and uro-gynaecological physiotherapy services (Cambridgeshire and Peterborough)

  • Luton drug services

  • Cambridgeshire community outpatient services on the Doddington and Princess of Wales community hospital sites

  • the Oliver Zangwill Centre for Neuropsychological Rehabilitation and the Evelyn Community Head Injury Service

  • Children and Adults’ Community Health services for the residents of Luton.

We believe that community based health services are fundamental to the success of an NHS that gives people more choice and control over their health.

Key benefits of working with Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust include:

  • NHS terms and conditions of employment

  • NHS pension scheme

  • Relocation assistance

  • Life long learning with commitment to your continued professional development

  • Supervision and appraisal framework

  • Generous annual leave

  • Flexible working options

  • Staff awards schemes and recognition programmes

  • Partnership working with Unions

  • Occupational health scheme

  • 24/7 counselling support helpline

  • Occupational sick pay scheme

  • Lease car scheme

  • Child care voucher scheme and discounts with many camps

Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist / Extended Scope Practitioner

2 posts available

Full time and Part time posts available

Cambridge Locality

Band 8a

Salary: £40028 - £48,034

Interviews: 7th November 2016

We are looking for two experienced musculoskeletal physiotherapists to join our friendly team of Clinical Specialists within Dynamic Health - our integrated Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Services provided by Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust.

Full time and part time hours are available and please advise on your application whether you would be interested in a full time or part time post. For part time posts - salary will be pro-rata.

This team provides specialist musculoskeletal triage , assessment and treatment services to our local population of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough working alongside our core physiotherapy team. The Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Business Unit is clinically led by a Clinical Leadership Team which links closely with both primary and secondary care and have weekly virtual clinics with consultants in orthopaedics, rheumatology and neurosurgery. If you are successful you will join our Cambridge team that is part of an experienced team of clinical specialists (physiotherapy and podiatry) across the whole of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

As a service we have an excellent reputation for staff development, wellbeing and support, and have trained independent prescribers and injectors. We regularly run local study days and have an active clinical governance group. We have a strong track record of service redesign to bring patients out of secondary care into the community setting.

The post holder will be encouraged to work closely with our GP, secondary care and commissioning colleagues to continue to develop excellent patient focused services for our population.

Please contact Sarah Saul, Business Manager on  ( Phone number removed )  or email ( Email address removed ) for an informal discussion.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As part of our safe recruitment practice pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. As part of the selection process you may be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring check.

Please note that due to the variety of contacts you may provide it cannot be guaranteed that the recruitment process will be managed exclusively within the NHS email system. Please ensure that all the details you provide on your application form are correct.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust, to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Inter Authority Transfer (IAT) process should you be appointed to the post.

Serco ASP provide the recruitment administration service for this Trust. If you have any queries concerning your application please contact us on –  ( Phone number removed ) 

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit)

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

UK Registration

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