Medical / Front Door Physiotherapist
University Hospital Wishaw

Job reference: 051787

Location: University Hospital Wishaw

Job closing date: 10/05/2021

Job posted date: 26/04/2021

Salary: Band 6 (£32,118 - £39,560)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Allied Health Professions

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Physiotherapy

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Lanarkshire

Shift Pattern : 5/7

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Front Door and Medical Physiotherapy Service within University Hospital Wishaw. The role requires an enthusiastic and proactive individual with a focus on quality service delivery and a service improvement approach.

The role covers front door, general medical, respiratory and cardiac services.

Takes a lead role for a designated clinical area with a caseload incorporating patient assessment, diagnosis, treatment and discharge. Has responsibility for the supervision, education and development of more junior staff, physiotherapy support workers and students within the speciality.

Provides a specialised resource to other healthcare staff/patients/carers.

Has active involvement in Clinical Governance and Clinical Effectiveness and Research

Registered Physiotherapist with valid HCPC registration

Educated to/working towards/operating at degree level

Post graduate expertise within speciality/area of practice that demonstrates the required breadth of knowledge required to lead safety, effectively and efficiently. 

All enquiries to Máire Doyle, Physiotherapy Lead, UHW 01698 366440 or Nicola O’Donnell, Medical Team Lead, on 01698 361100 ext 5719

If you have any queries regarding the application form or recruitment process, please contact Lyn Henry, Recruitment Administrator on 01698 754373

Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the advert once a sufficient amount of applications are received.  Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage.

Whilst this advertisement may be for a specific post(s) in a particular location, applicants who are shortlisted for interview may be considered for similar vacancies in alternative locations.


The closing date for this job has now passed.