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Senior Physiotherapist Band 6

NHS AfC: Band 6

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Adults and Long Term conditions.
NHS AfC: Band 6
Full time: 37.5 Hours Per Week
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Westview Health Village
£30,401 - £37,267 pa pro rata
04/03/2020 23:59

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is ideally situated just a forty five minute drive from Manchester. The Trust provides services to the 440,000 residents of Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre and North Lancashire, as well as specialist tertiary care for Cardiac and Haematology patients. We employ more than 6,500 staff, have approximately 900 beds and have a planned turnover in excess of £410m for 2017/2018.

As one of the United Kingdom’s largest coastal resort, Blackpool has plenty to offer its residents – it’s not just a good place to work; it’s a great place to live. In addition to its bustling centre and historic seafront, the town is world famous for its many attractions, including the famous Blackpool Tower. Blackpool also offers a number of scenic cycling routes round our local parks and across the surrounding countryside, as well as boasting panoramic views of the coast on its picturesque Promenade. Further afield, Blackpool also benefits from less than three-hour connections via rail to Edinburgh in the north and London in the south.

Our strategic vision for 2020 is:

As a high performing Trust, operating as part of an integrated care system, we will provide high quality, safe and effective care. This will be achieved in a financially sustainable way, through our skilled and motivated workforce”.

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals encourages flexible working in all our roles to support staff in maintaining healthy home-life balance.  Working patterns such as; part time working, self-rostering, compressed hours, annualised hours, term time, reverse term time and flexitime working can be explored.  We encourage applicants to state clearly on their application forms this request and discuss these options at interview


An exiting opportunity has arisen to join the Fylde and Wyre Intermediate Care Team based at Westview Health centre in Fleetwood.

We are looking for a highly skilled and experience Senior Band 6 Physiotherapist who will be expected to manage a varied caseload with some patients with complex needs.

The team offers rehabilitation in an 18 bedded Rehabilitation Centre in Thornton Cleveleys as well as covering the Fylde and Wyre Reablement with therapy service.

The service has a close working relationship with our social care and Care agency partners with an integrated approach.

The team consists of Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, a Therapy Instructor and admin support.

The team participate in regular in service training, 1.1 supervision in a supportive environment and a mandatory training programme.

If you feel that you have the right attributes for this exciting post please apply.

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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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

To gain further information about the post or to arrange an informal visit,

please contact Dawn Townson Team Leader on 01253 957545.