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.
The Royal London Hospital is one of the most advanced Major Trauma Centres in Europe. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced band 5 physiotherapist or band 6 physiotherapist to work within the major trauma inpatient rotation.
Inter-professional teams provide physiotherapy and occupational therapy to Trauma patients with serious and often multiple injuries at the Royal London Hospital. The role requires core experience, skills and knowledge in acute respiratory physiotherapy, neurosciences and musculoskeletal/orthopaedics. Experience in amputee rehab would also be advantageous.
The successful candidate will work within a supportive inter-professional teaching environment and contribute to a 7 day working rota.
The rotations within this role include - Major trauma, Trauma Orthopaedics and plastics, neurosurgery, critical care and complex elective orthopaedics.
This is a permanent post and the successful candidate will work very closely with the Major Trauma MDT in order to provide a seamless pathway of care, so achieving the Trust’s objectives and better meeting patients needs.
The ability to demonstrate learning, use initiative, deliver results, work flexibly and be adaptable is vital.
Commitment, drive and enthusiasm are required to contribute to the development of the service, junior and assistant staff and students.
For further details / informal visits contact:Tara Hughes, Clinical Lead Therapist Major Trauma Apply Apply
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As an Equal Opportunities Employer we actively support applications from individuals’ who apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme and will process your application as appropriate.
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Barts Health is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and to child protection. The Trust aims to ensure as far as is possible that anyone, paid or unpaid, who seeks to work in our organisation and who gains access to children, is safe to do so. As such, you may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Check as part of the recruitment process if appointed to a post with direct access to children or vulnerable adults.
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.
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