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Acting Senior Physiotherapy Assistant

Band 4

Main area
Physiotherapy Service
Band 4
Temporary - Maternity leave cover
Part Time 28 Hours inlcuding commitment to weekend service
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£20,150 - £23,363** PA PR
24/01/2019 23:59

 Acting Band 4 Senior Physiotherapy Assistant Post to cover maternity leave

Do you have enthusiasm, drive and want to take on change and new responsibilities? Then this could be the move you have been looking for.

 This is a fantastic opportunity for career development for anyone who has relevant experience working as a Physiotherapy Assistant which is essential for this post. The successful candidate will work across the surgery wards at CHH assisting in the delivery of effective and timely treatment to a wide range of patients presenting with mobility problems. The role will also include providing pre and post-operative information and exercises to patients undergoing a variety of surgical procedures.

 As an Acting Senior Assistant you will be responsible for the supervision and coordination of staff of a lower grade and provide support to qualified Physiotherapists both in direct patient treatment and non clinical duties associated with the running of the service.

 Applicants must possess NVQ level 3 in Care or equivalent or be able to demonstrate evidence of competency and extensive experience/knowledge of patient conditions and therapeutic interventions. In addition you will be able to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills

 Personal development is a high priority and we offer excellent in-service training backed up by documented service competencies and in return we will expect the successful candidates to be able to demonstrate a commitment to CPD.

** Salary figure relates to year 1 of 3 year NHS pay Deal

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Applicant requirements

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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Further details / informal visits contact

Amanda Hancock, Clinical Manager Physiotherapy Inpatients, via email on, or X 3013 CHH

If you have problems applying, contact

01482 468026