Careers at Lewisham and Greenwich NHS trust

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Musculoskeletal Specialist Physiotherapist

Band 6

Main area
Adult Physiotherapy
Band 6
37.5 hours per week
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University Hospital Lewisham
£28,050 to £36,644 per annum plus HCA
27/01/2019 23:59

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust are a committed multi- professional team who provide much-valued hospital and community services to residents in South East London. The Trust has built a good reputation as a place to enjoy job satisfaction and develop professional skills and experiences. Our people value the opportunity to work in a supportive culture and, we ensure our team are well rewarded for their contribution. By joining us now, you can play a role in shaping  our organisation that continues to put patient and client care first. Whatever the challenges ahead, we’re prepared to face them as one team.

Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Are you seeking to specialize in MSK? Would you like excellent mentorship and training? If yes, then join our team!

We have an exciting opportunity for a Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist to join our Outpatient Musculoskeletal Team here at University Hospital Lewisham, a large London acute NHS Hospital with excellent transport links to central London.

We are a dynamic and forward-thinking department accepting patients from a wide range of sources including Consultants and GPs. You will rotate through specific musculoskeletal rotations of 8-month duration. We currently have 10 rotations each with an emphasis on a specific area of the service, for example Hydrotherapy, our Staff Service, Fracture Clinic, Women’s Health, Paediatrics, GP Practices, Back Rehabilitation, ACL Rehabilitation, Circuits, ESCAPE Knee Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Inpatients. We offer fantastic support and development opportunities with regular supervision and excellent in-service training.

Successful candidates will have a commitment to work on a weekend rota covering Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.

If you are a motivated Physiotherapist looking to develop as a Band 6 MSK Physiotherapist do not miss this opportunity to work within a progressive, friendly department with all the benefits of being a large London Trust.

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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

Duncan Stamp, Head of Musculoskeletal Therapies ( ).

If you have problems applying, contact

0208 836 4486