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Senior Physiotherapist

Location:
Hothfield
Department:
PHYSIOTHERAPY
Salary Details:
£32,877 - £36,192
13 Jul 2021

About The Role

About The Role

 

At Hothfield Brain Injury and Rehabilitation Unit we provide rehabilitation and longer-term care for adults with an acquired or traumatic brain injury. Set in the grounds of a manor house we are located on the outskirts of Ashford, Kent within one mile from the A20.

Hothfield is a specialist centre providing long-term person-centred care and support for male and female adults (aged 18+ years), with eithera brain injury orcomplex neurological condition.

 

 

 

About You

As a Lead Physiotherapist working in our Specialist Brain Injury Neurological Care and Rehabilitation your main duties will be:

  • To participate in the provision of high quality therapeutic activities, using a wide range of approaches to suit the patient’s varying needs
  • Encouraging independence and personal choice and help to provide an environment which is conducive to patients with varied and complex needs realising their potential to live as independently as they can
  • Ensuring that you provide evidence-based practice and are outcome focussed
  • To communicate and liaise effectively within a multi-disciplinary team
  • To take an active role in the development of personal and professional development of other staff
  • To continually strive for clinical excellence whilst retaining integrity, technical skill and competence

To join The Huntercombe Group as a Lead Physiotherapist you will:-

  • Have as a minimum a BSc or recognised postgraduate diploma in Physiotherapy
  • Hold a current registration with the HPC
  • Have a proven track record of expertise in the area of Physiotherapy
  • Have a person centred ethos, showing empathy and a desire to make a difference
  • Be able to demonstrate initiative and creativity
  • Be flexible and adaptable, well organised and able to manage time and workload effectively in line with the needs of the service
  • Have a desire to expand your professional development and support organisational change
  • Have a legal right to work in the UK

In return we offer you:

  • A thorough induction programme tailored to the hospital where you will be working
  • Clear pay structure, with competitive rates
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay
  • The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme with up to 3% matching contributions
  • Maternity leave at 3 month’s full pay and 3 month’s half pay
  • 2 weeks paid paternity leave
  • Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit
  • Death in service benefit equivalent to 2 x salary
  • A range of staff discounts
  • Opportunities for training and development
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

An enhanced DBS (England) or PVG/Disclosure Scotland (Scotland) Disclosure will be required for all successful applicants. Costs will be met by the Company.

If you like what you have read, are dynamic, forward thinking and keen to learn, with a confident ‘CAN DO’ approach in all you do, please click Apply now.

To learn more about The Huntercombe Group please visit our website

About The Company

Huntercombe can offer you a rewarding career where you will be valued as a key member of our team and every day you’ll be able to make a difference to the lives of our patients and residents, supporting and encouraging them to achieve their goals and ambitions.

When you join The Huntercombe Group as a Physiotherapist,you will be part of a company that is understanding,strives towards excellence, is innovative,reliable and accessible and above all puts people first.

Most patients and residents are referred via NHS and local authorities. We play an integral part in contributing to new models of care outlined in theFive Year Forward View.