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Friday 06 January 2017
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Specialist Community Physiotherapist Band 5/6

Band 5 or Band 6

Main area
Learning Disability Physiotherapy
Band 5 or Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Derby and Derbyshire LD Services
£22,128 - £35,577 per annum pro rata
04/04/2018 23:59

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Here at Derbyshire Healthcare, we are committed to working alongside the people who use our services, to help them lead meaningful and satisfying lives.
We believe in compassionate, patient-centred care. Each member of staff has a part to play in supporting the people who use our services. But don't just take our word for it, visit our website to watch our "We are Derbyshire Healthcare" video to see what our staff, service receivers, carers and members have to say about the Trust.



This is an opportunity for a suitably skilled and experienced physiotherapist to join our well established adult learning disability service.

The successful candidate will meet the requirements of the person specification and will be a skilled communicator who can work effectively with service users, carers, colleagues and other agencies. They will be primarily based in the Derby City Community Team for Learning Disabilities (a multidisciplinary, specialist health team), but may be required to be based and work anywhere in Derby or Derbyshire (South Derbyshire, South Dales, Amber Valley or Erewash).

The post requires specialist skills (or transferable and developing skills for band 5) in learning disabilities and candidates must be committed to maintaining and developing these skills. There is ample opportunity for continuing professional development working alongside experienced and knowledgeable colleagues, accessing diverse training opportunities and via supervision and mentoring.

Part-time hours would be available, if required.

Previous applicants need not 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

Anna Neale, Head of LD Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy on 07917461214 or e-mail anna.neale@derbyshcft.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

01332 623700 ext. 33626