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Specialist Physiotherapist - Cardio-Thoracic`s - INTERNAL
- Band 6
- Part time: 18.75 hours per week
- University Hospital of Wales
- £31,365 - £37,890 per annum pro rata
- 07/12/2020 18:00
CARING FOR PEOPLE - KEEPING PEOPLE WELL
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.
The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.
Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.
We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.
Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE WILL ONLY ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM STAFF CURRENTLY EMPLOYED BY CARDIFF AND VALE UNIVERSITY HEALTH BOARD
A rare opportunity has arisen for you to join our Cardio-thoracic team within Cardiff and Vale UHB.
Our tertiary unit delivers cardio-thoracic surgery and cardiology services across 2 sites. Cardio-thoracic surgery is currently located within our protected surgical unit at UHL and coronary care, interventional cardiology and cardiac rehabilitation are based within UHW. Multi- disciplinary links are strong, physiotherapy has a high profile and valued role within this progressive unit.
If you are interested you will need proven clinical skills in acute respiratory care and cardiac rehabilitation alongside strong communication and organisational ability. You will have the opportunity to develop these skills further with the guidance of our Clinical Leads.
You will provide clinical supervision to physiotherapists, physiotherapy students and physiotherapy support workers.
The Department of Physiotherapy provides full induction, a comprehensive in service training programme, regular appraisal and opportunities for development in line with our values based appraisal scheme.
You will be required to work your contracted hours flexibly over 7 days which will include unsocial hours as well as committing to an emergency duty rota when required.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
Closing date: 7th December 2020
Informal visits are welcomed.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
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.
Welsh language skills are desirable
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Carole Jones
- Job title
- Clinical Service Lead
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 02920 743902