Specialist Physiotherapist (Acute Respiratory Rotation)

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

Job Description

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 20,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of nine hospitals across six separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately Apply people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:
  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider

The Physiotherapy Service within the Surgical and Medical Teams are looking for an enthusiastic forward thinking HCPC registered Physiotherapist to join our well-established teams.

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is the leading Trust for teaching, research and specialist services in the North West of England.

The specialist rotations offered on the Band 6 rotation are Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Intensive Care and Surgical High Dependency, Specialist Surgery including Hepatobiliary, Head and Neck Surgery, Acute Respiratory Medicine including Non Invasive Ventilation with Medical High Dependency Unit Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Respiratory Outpatients assessing and treating patients with Hyperventilation Syndrome and Bronchiectasis and in reaching onto the Acute Medical Assessment Unit.

Your role as a Band 6 in these clinical areas will be active involvement in the development of the acute services. You will be able to consolidate and develop clinical, supervisory and non clinical skills.

As the rotational Band 6 Physiotherapist you will be able to demonstrate recent experience working across a wide variety of clinical fields in particular within the acute medical and surgical setting.

The teams are led by highly specialist Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists and supporting a wide skill mix of clinicians within the acute setting. We promote close MDT working allowing a holistic approach to patient care, joint therapy working and developments.

The teams are proactive in the development of both staff and service and are committed to CPD providing regular Multi-Disciplinary IST and specialist uni-disciplinary support and education with regular appraisals and supervision.

You will consolidate knowledge and develop clinical and non-clinical skills within a supportive environment and be actively involved in the development of the acute services, supervision of junior staff and student education.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Liz Evans, Clinical Lead Physiotherapist, on Applyor Apply

We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £29.50(standard disclosure) or £47.50 (enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on Apply

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third-party recruitment system - TRAC systems. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs. You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mail

Ref: CSS70119

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