Current vacancies at the Trust

Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist - Paediatric Orthopaedics

NHS AfC: Band 8a

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NHS AfC: Band 8a
fixed term 6 Months
37.5 Hours per week
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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Evelina London Children's Hospital
£46,897- £54,983 p.a inclusive of HCA
25/06/2018 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.

Due to maternity leave we are looking for an experienced paediatric physiotherapist for a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist band 8a post in paediatric orthopaedics and metabolic bone disorders. The current post holder is responsible for leading the baby hip clinic, Ponseti clinic and orthopaedic triage clinics (0.8wte) and also working as part of the MDT in the metabolic bone disorders clinics (0.2wte). You must have current clinical experience in management of DDH, CTEV and a managing paediatric MSK conditions. Experience in the management of skeletal dysplasia and achrondoplasia would be an advantage. You will need excellent time management and communication skills. You will be expected to support the B7s and B6  in the paediatric MSK team and will report to the Clinical Lead Physiotherapist in Children's services, while also working closely with the consultants in both these clinical areas. The post will be for 6 months fixed term but is likely to be extended.

Closing Date: 25 June 2018 at Midnight

Interview Date: 5 July 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

Elspeth Will Clinical Lead Physiotherapist on 02071884660 or email elspeth.

If you have problems applying, contact

020 7188 7897

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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