Physiotherapist (Band 5)

Somerset NHS Foundatio
Musgrove Park Taunton, Taunton
Competitive salary
08 Apr 2021
09 Apr 2021
Role Type
Start Date
Due to expansion of the teams an exciting opportunity has arisen for a band 5 Physiotherapist to join the Musgrove Park Hospital team. The post rotates through acute surgical, medical, neurology, stroke, orthopaedics, ITU, respiratory, coop wards, outpatients and the integrated joint emergency therapy team. There is also an opportunity to rotate though our community partnership sites.

This post will give the successful candidates the opportunity to gain all the core physiotherapy skills and the post holder will be supported in their role. We have an excellent development programme which includes supervision, competencies to achieve and in-service training.

The successful candidate must be dynamic and flexible to the workload fluctuations, and understand the demands of working in an acute trust.

This is a high profile post within Somerset NHS Foundation Trust and we are looking for an individual who has the experience, drive and enthusiasm to join this dynamic developing team.

Would you like to work in one of the most desirable places within the UK?

As part of the benefits of working in Somerset you can soak up all that the idyllic countryside has to offer with our areas of outstanding beauty and stunning coastlines. You get to enjoy these perks whilst still only being a stone's throw away from bustling city centres like Bristol, Bath and Exeter and only two hours away from London.

There are excellent educational facilities in the area and, when compared to other regions, house prices are reasonable. You get to experience the best of both in Somerset, the countryside and the cosmopolitan - there is truly something for everyone!

If you answered 'YES' then we would love to hear from you!

For further details contact:

Trish Acton

Job title Lead Physiotherapist

Email address

Telephone number 01823343329

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