Respiratory Specialist Physiotherapist - with special interest in NIV

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Pay
N/A
Hours
Full time
Type
Bank
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
3 Dec 2019
Closes
2 Jan 2020

Job Description

Our Trust
Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke's Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 10000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people - patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing 'outstanding' care to our patients and rated 'Good' overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH's values - Together- safe, kind, excellent - are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

We are looking for a Respiratory Physiotherapist with a special interest in Non Invasive Ventilation to work within the Respiratory Team to provide high level specialist physiotherapy input for patients with complex respiratory disorders. Previous respiratory physiotherapy experience is essential as the role involves autonomous working and includes supporting acutely unwell and complex patients with type II respiratory failure, some of whom require ventilatory support.

The role includes multidisciplinary team working in a range of settings such as Acute Wards, Outpatient Clinics and the community, working closely with the Acute Respiratory Team to provide a multidisciplinary support to patients with chronic respiratory disease.

Please note:- Internal applicants on permanent contracts can only apply for this post as a secondment and must have the approval of your current line manager before applying.

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS clearance and as a result, you will be required to pay the associated fee of £40.00. This fee will be deducted from your second month's salary.

The closing date is 8 December 2019.

Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.

Please note if you would like to discuss the required hours of this role further, you should approach the contact given. In some cases alternative working hours will be considered.

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

Ref: C191812

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