Salary: £30,744 to £32,220 per annu pro rata + MRS £2000 per annum pro rata + on call supplement 2% of salary per annum
Hours: 18.5 hours and 37 hours available
Base Location: Priory House, Shefford
Closing Date: 27th May 2019
More about the role:
We are currently looking for an experienced Physiotherapist to join the community Reablement Team and Step Up Down Units within Central Bedfordshire.
In Adult Social Care, we want every person in Central Bedfordshire to have responsive, customer focuesed care and support - making this a great place to live and work. As a Physiotherapist, you'll be at the heart on supporting vulnerable people to bre safe, well and as independent as possible.
The successful Physiotherapist will be working within the Reablement Team and the Step Up Down Units. The team aim to provide up to 6 weeks support to people, to enable them to return home and maximise their independence and safety. You will work as part of an integrated multi - disciplinary team that includes Occupational Therapists, Co ordinators and Support Workers. The team's role will be to promote the independence of adults and older people in need of community care services and their carers by assessing their needs, promoting enablement and reablement.
The service works on close partnership with other health and care sytems and has recently reviewed the customer pathway to enhance experience and deliver positvie integrated outcomes. Through Intrergrated Operations, we work alongside our Community Health Service provider to deliver a multi-disciplinary approach to Integrated Health and Social Care.
You will be required to have a degree or equivalent within Physiotherapy. Be HCPC registered and recent post qualifying experience working as a Physiotherapist with community experience.
Working for us, you can expect to be valued for your positive and dynamic practice. You will be assisted to continue to develop as a practitioner within a supportive learning environment and operate within a 'can do culture'. Your contribution in helping us to succeed could enable you to discover your greatness.
If you have a Physiotherapy qualification and are passionate about working in and alongside acute hosptital and non acute health services and want to be part of a team delivering responsive, flexible and resilient service underpinned by a caring, compassionate and confident operating culture, then we want to hear from you.
Central Bedfordshire has its own vision and values that are intergral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work'.
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For informal discussion about this position, please contact: Pauline Sanderson at Pauline.Sanderson@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk or call 0300 300 6344.
For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Central Bedfordshire Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment. This post is subject to the disclosure of criminal records.
Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.
To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role. http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/jobs/work-here/application.aspx