Band 6 Physiotherapist

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Haywood Hospital
Competitive salary
20 Nov 2020
23 Nov 2020
Role Type
Start Date
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) was formed in June 2018 when South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (SSSFT) acquired Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Partnership Trust (SSOTP). For further information please click on the Trust name above.

The Trust works in partnership with the NHS programme 'Step into Health', supporting ex-service personnel into a career in the NHS.

There has never been a better time to join the Trust and help shape its future; take a look at our Benefits Leaflet to see what else we can offer you.

Do you want an exciting and new challenge? Do you want to work within our rehabilitation services based at the Haywood Hospital?

We provide specialist multidisciplinary services to patients following trauma, illness or injury to maximise function, prevent deterioration and ensure safe discharge.

All post holders will work across the rehabilitation services in hospital and the community to provide a 7 day service.

In joining our team you will be influential in supporting both bed based and community rehabilitation with a strong focus on maximising function, prevention of deconditioning, education and prevention and lifestyle advice across a range of conditions.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experiencedPhysiotherapist with:
  • Keen interest & / or experience of working in rehabilitation services
  • Sound clinical skills in the assessment and management of patients in the acute, rehab and / or community environment
  • A strong commitment to developing self and others through training, supervision and mentoring
  • A strong commitment to working in and supporting a team

We can offer:
  • A friendly, supportive and well experienced clinical team who are passionate about rehabilitation
  • Development of your clinical skills through supervision, training and networking opportunities across the Trust / rehabilitation services including voluntary and statutory agencies
  • Development of your leadership skills through training, service development projects and people management
  • Clear working structure through regular supervision and appraisal with In-service training and peer supervision an essential component for continued professional development
  • A strong rehabilitation research culture within the Trust

Do you have a true passion for delivering positive outcomes in the field of specialist rehabiliattion ? If you would like to work alongside a dynamic multi-disciplinary team we would love to hear from you. If you would like any further general information regarding the role please contact:

Alexandra Davenport - Therapy Clinical Lead

Margurite O'Mara - Specialised Services Lead


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The Trust has a positive attitude to employees and job applicants with mental health issues.

PLEASE NOTE: should we have a high volume of applications the Trust may close the vacancy early

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