With a turnover of £1.4 billion and a workforce of around 16,000, Barts Health is the largest NHS trust in the country, and one of Britain’s leading healthcare providers. The Trust’s five hospitals – St Bartholomew’s Hospital in the City, including the Barts Heart Centre, The Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, Newham University Hospital in Plaistow, Whipps Cross University Hospital in Leytonstone and Mile End – deliver high quality compassionate care to the 2.5 million people of East London and beyond.
Recent improvements has led to a stronger focus on providing Safe and Compassionate care to our patients and this has increased opportunities available to learn, develop and expand your career. We believe that providing excellent education, training and development for our staff is essential. We offer a wide range of benefits for example access to childcare vouchers, home-electronic scheme giving you discounted prices for home –electronics, salary sacrifice for cars, season ticket loans and access to staff discount for local restaurants and gyms
So while we are improving, you can too - within a professionally challenging yet exciting environment.Clinical Lead Occupational Therapist or PhysiotherapistOrthopaedic, Surgical and Emergency Care teamNewham University Hospital
A Clinical Lead opportunity has arisen in our multi-professional inpatient team at Newham University Hospital, part of Barts Health. Based east of the City of London, we provide acute seven day services to the multicultural community.
This post offers a unique challenge for a highly motivated and experienced Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist who will be an expert clinician, and possess line management experience with the skills and passion to further develop practice at our hospital.
This role has great scope to develop services and its staff and would be supported by the Deputy Head of Therapy, via peer support via our network of Clinical Leads across Barts Health and by relevant training courses.
The successful candidate would work with the service managers and Deputy Head of Therapies and Service Leads to develop and deliver optimal pathways for acute orthopaedics, surgical (including amputees) and emergency care patients.
Exciting developments at Newham: Barts Health Orthopaedic Centre is expanding this year to increase our elective caseload, this post would be managing this revolutionary service.
We have a strong commitment to multi-professional working and staff development.
If you are dynamic and forward thinking with an innovative approach to service development and proven acute expert clinical knowledge and skills then this is the role for you!
Please note that interviews will be on 3rd, 7th or 8th August
TBC at Newham University Hospital.
If you have any questions or are interested in applying and would like an informal visit please contact:Pip Nott via email Apply
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