Current vacancies at the Trust

Senior Specialist Paediatric Physiotherapist

Band 7

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Band 7
Fixed Term Contract, initially 6 months
37.5 hours per week
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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£38,035 - £48,256 p.a inclusive of HCA
25/03/2018 23:59

Join us and become part of the most engaged workforce of any NHS trust in England, according to the latest national NHS Staff Survey results – for the second year running.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation in the heart of the capital where you can develop your career and broaden your horizons.

We think you will enjoy working for us but you don’t have to take our word for it – 79% of staff who took part in the latest national NHS Staff Survey would recommend Guy’s and St Thomas’ as a place to work.

An opportunity exists for a Band 7 paediatric physiotherapist to come and join our team. It is a fixed term contract (of initially 6 months) to cover maternity leave from June 2018.   

This post is for a band 7 paediatric musculoskeletal physiotherapist at Evelina London Children's Hospital who would also like to develop their skills in paediatric rheumatology and work alongside our rheumatology multi-disciplinary team.

The candidate will need to have previous experience in musculo-skeletal paediatric physiotherapy and a broad general background in paediatrics including normal development. Excellent organisational skills and the ability to work under pressure in a busy outpatient department are essential, as well as supervision of students. 

Closing date: 25th March 2018 at Midnight

Interview date: 6th April 2018 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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

For further information please contact Katie Phillips, Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist on 02071884660 or email  Interviews will be held week beginning March 26th 2018.

If you have problems applying, contact

020 7188 7897

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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