Team Lead Physiotherapist (Musculoskeletal Outpatients)

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
13 Sep 2019
12 Oct 2019

Job Description

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.

King’s College NHS Foundation Trust has a large Therapy department with 250+ therapists from Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech and Language Therapy professions. The department has well-established traditions of supporting learning and development, which ensures all staff are given opportunities to develop skills and knowledge to reach their full potential. King’s offers an excellent learning environment with an easy access to the Medical School library, the Internet and other training facilities.

With proven skills in the management of musculoskeletal disorders, the post holder must have excellent clinical communication and interpersonal skills, and be able to teach and develop staff and students of all grades working within the service. The post holder will be encouraged and supported to develop their clinical, teaching, research and managerial skills. A cohesive team approach is maintained through an established in-service training program and regular staff meetings. Attendance at post registration courses is supported and there are comprehensive library and computer facilities available. The post holder will also be required to take part in the extended hours musculoskeletal rota and work as part of the virtual fracture clinic.

You will join a team which includes 3 Consultant Physiotherapists, six Clinical Leads, and three other Band 7 Physiotherapists, offering an excellent opportunity to develop your skills within a supportive and friendly environment.

You must have a degree or equivalent in Physiotherapy and Registration with the Health Care Professions Council is essential for this post.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Nicki Walsh Acting Deputy Head of Physiotherapy on (020)Applyext 38033 or on e-mail Apply

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After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our ‘Trac’ recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application on NHS Jobs and we will not be able to respond to emails sent through it. By applying for this post you are agreeing to King’s transferring the information contained in your application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.

Equality and Diversity Information

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Annual Reports and Other Corporate Publications

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King's Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre Website

King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.

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.

UK Registration
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Ref: UPACS3175

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