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Senior Physiotherapist - Adult Cystic Fibrosis

Band 6

Main area
Physiotherapy
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
001-AHP161-1120
Site
University Hospital Llandough
Town
Cardiff
Salary
£31,365 - £37,890 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
26/11/2020 23:59

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


 

An opportunity has arisen to join the physiotherapy team at the All Wales Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre based at University Hospital Llandough which is part of Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and innovative  senior physiotherapist who has with proven respiratory skills to undertake specialist clinical physiotherapy duties predominantly based in outpatient clinics including transitional and outreach clinics throughout South and West Wales.  

You will be able to assist in developing the service working closely with the full MDT in a centre of excellence.

In addition to your own caseload you will provide support for the clinical supervision of physiotherapists, student physiotherapists and support staff. We will support your CPD in line with your KSF outline.

In addition to the above, we are looking for staff who shares our values; where we trust and respect each other, where we take personal responsibility and act with integrity, where we treat people with kindness. Staff who work in the UHB care about the people we serve and the people we work with, therefore these are essential attributes the successful candidate must have.

There may be a requirement to work the contracted hours flexibly over 7 days; this will include unsocial hours as well as committing to an emergency on call rota when required.

The Department of Physiotherapy operates a full induction programme, on the job training, regular appraisal and opportunities for development in line with PADR/KSF requirements.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing Date: 26th November 2020

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Applicant requirements

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Carwyn Bridges, Specialist Physiotherapist - Adult Cystic Fibrosis
029 21826841

carwyn.bridges2@wales.nhs.uk