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Specialist Physiotherapist in Neurology

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Main area
Neuro Rehab
Grade
6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
337-SD-0115SQ-B
Site
Willesden
Town
Willesden
Salary
£30,550 - £40,105 per annum inclusive
Closing
21/02/2018 23:59

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

We have fantastic permanent opportunity for a dynamic, enthusiastic and highly motivated physiotherapist to join Robertson Unit MDT which is based at Willesden Centre for Health & Care.

Robertson Unit is a consultant-led neurological rehabilitation unit. It has a complex mixed rehabilitation caseload, including patients with stroke, head injury, spinal cord injury and MS. The post-holder will be responsible for day-to-day physiotherapy provision to the unit, and will also have the opportunity to be involved in specialist assessment of outpatients attending the spasticity management services.

The post-holder will receive clinical and managerial support from a Band 7 based on the unit, and will work closely alongside the Consultant and other members of the MDT. Applicants will have experience of supervising other staff and students and have a strong commitment to clinical governance. The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills and be motivated in supporting senior staff in developing the service. The successful applicant will receive regular clinical supervision and support along with an opportunity to develop and progress their career through regular internal and external training.

Any applicant should have a background of experience within the field of neurological rehabilitation, and have a commitment to development within the speciality. They should also be able to demonstrate skills in assessment and management of a neurological caseload

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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