Highly Specialised Physiotherapist – 1 Year Fixed Term Contract

Allied Health Professionals
£41,825 - £45,698 (inclusive of HCA – equivalent to Band 7)
37.5 hours
Closing Date:
18 January 2019

JOB TITLE: Highly Specialised Physiotherapist

SALARY: £41,825 – £45,698 (inclusive of HCA – equivalent to Band 7)

HOURS: 37.5 hours


We are looking for an ambitious, motivated and experienced Physiotherapist to join our dynamic and forward thinking rehabilitation team at St Christopher’s.

Your new role will be responsible for providing person-centred, holistic rehabilitation services to palliative care patients in the outpatient setting including those with cancer, long term neurological and other progressive life threatening conditions other than cancer such as COPD and heart failure. You will be responsible for providing expert and skilled rehabilitation by undertaking holistic, specialist assessments of people’s goals and needs, and developing dynamic treatment plans. You will implement and deliver excellent treatments including both group and individual sessions to patients focusing on maximising function and engagement with their lives.

To succeed in this role you will need to demonstrable more than four years clinical experience across a range of clinical areas e.g. general medical, neurology, respiratory, orthopaedic, elderly care etc.

What you will get in return is a stimulating and rewarding career with an opportunity to make a real difference to the lives and experiences of people living with life limiting and terminal illness. In addition you will benefit from access to some excellent training and development opportunities, a number of staff health and wellbeing schemes, a competitive contributory pension scheme and Life Assurance scheme with generous beneficiary plan. You will also have access to free off street parking nearby, onsite staff canteen and unlimited free tea and coffee at our Sydenham site.

What you need to do now if you are interested, please contact Helena Talbot-Rice, Rehabilitation and Wellbeing lead on 0208 768 4741 or h.talbot-rice@stchristophers.org.uk for an informal discussion about the role.

To apply for this role, please visit the vacancies section on our website www.stchristophers.org.uk and complete the application form, together with the other required documentation and return these to recruitment@stchristophers.or.uk by no later than the closing date specified below.

Closing date: 18 January 2019

Interview date: 23, 24 or 25 Jan tbc

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