Senior Physiotherapist

Job ID: 683146
Location: The James Cook University Hospital
Salary: 26,565-35,577 negotiable
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Job Reference: 328-CD-0306

Employer:South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustDepartment:PhysiotherapyLocation:The James Cook University HospitalSalary:26,565-35,577

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the multi-disciplinary Cardiac Rehabilitation Team at South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in the country and we have Physiotherapists working in all major specialties within the hospital. The post is largely based at The James Cook University Hospital, which is a tertiary centre providing inpatient care for cardiac patients admitted to the hospital from across the region, repatriating them to their local services for continuing cardiac rehabilitation.
After discharge patients living within the South Tees catchment area will be followed up by the South Tees cardiac rehabilitation service. If they reside in the Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland area this will be though the department at The James Cook University Hospital or Friarage Hospital Northallerton for those living within Hambleton and Richmondshire.
This service continues to develop in line with recommendations from the National Service Framework for Coronary Heart Disease (2000), the British Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (BACPR) (2012) and National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (2013).The cardiac rehabilitation
The role is part time and will involve working alongside another Senior Physiotherapist. A Service Lead Physiotherapist and other Senior Specialists will also be available for support and as a Senior Physiotherapist you will be encouraged to develop your skills.
We have a comprehensive In-Service Training Programme and staff are encouraged and supported in their continuous professional development through workshops, journal clubs and clinical supervision.
This post is suitable for Physiotherapists with significant postgraduate experience and an interest in Cardiac Rehabilitation enabling them to build on their core skills developed as a physiotherapist.

Please be aware, there are occasions where some vacancies may close prior to the closing date advertised. This will only happen where sufficient applications are received AND will be made evident on the job advert.
Please note if you are successfully shortlisted, we will contact you via the email address that you have applied from so please ensure you check your emails regularly.
Existing employees of South Tees NHS Foundation Trust currently on the Redeployment Register, who meet the essential criteria for this post, will be shortlisted and interviewed prior to all other applicants.

IMPORTANT - Please ensure you read the 'Guidance Notes for Applicants' document attached to this advert before you start to complete your application form. This document provides detailed advice regarding the completion of your application form. The guidance document also provides in detail what identification and certificates you must provide at interview should you be shortlisted. As part of our pre-employment screening process, all applicants are required to provide references from their last continuous 3 year employment and/or training/education. The referees MUST be a Line Manager/Supervisor. Applicants are requested to ensure email addresses for all referees are included on their application form. Personal references and references from colleagues are not acceptable.

Unfortunately we are unable to respond to all applicants and those who are not contacted within six weeks of the closing date should assume that their application has been unsuccessful.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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Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:18 hoursPay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:6Staff Group:Allied Health ProfessionalsSpecialty/Function:Clinical Support

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Apply for this jobClosing Date:21/04/2017Contact Name:Philip HowardTelephone:01642 850850 ext 55148

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* Guidance Notes for Applicants
* Working for us
* Directions and site Map to James Cook University Hospital
* Site Map of the Friarage Hospital

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* Employee Benefits
* Staff Testimonials
* Living in Teesside and the surrounding area
* Annual Report 2014-2015
* South Tees NHS Foundation Trust Website
* Disclosure & Barring Renewals Service
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