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
Specialist Rotational Acute Medical Physiotherapist (Band 6)
The Medical Therapy Team are looking for an enthusiastic forward thinking HCPC registered Physiotherapist to join our well-established team.
This Specialist Band 6 role offers rotations between the Acute Medical Unit and Specialist Medicine (Renal and Gastroenterology).
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 acute medicine.
The teams are led by highly specialist Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists, 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 & service developments.
The teams are proactive in the development of both staff & service and are committed to CPD providing regular Multi-Disciplinary IST and specialist uni-disciplinary support & education with regular supervision.
Your role as a Band 6 in these clinical areas will include an active involvement in the development of the acute services, supervision of junior staff & student education and the opportunity to consolidate knowledge and develop clinical & non-clinical skills within a supportive environment.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Alison Laker or Mandy Chadwick, Clinical Lead Physiotherapists
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.
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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