Senior Palliative Care Physiotherapist

Hospice Band 6 (£26,244 - £35,225 pro rata per annum depending on experience)

15 hours per week

We are looking for an enthusiastic skilled physiotherapist to work with the therapist team and wider multidisciplinary team to deliver our vision: “The best experience of living is available to everyone leading up to and at the end of life”.

This is a new post to enable to team deliver expanding new services particularly in the Day Hospice. The role involves working with patients in groups and on 1:1 basis with emphasis on an empowering and enabling approach to optimising quality of life. The postholder will need excellent communication and clinical skills to be able to work collaboratively with patients, carers, volunteers and MDT colleagues.

The role is for 15 hours including Tuesdays, with the remaining hours negotiable (with preference for Mondays or Wednesdays). The role is well supported by a Band 7 team leader, Band 6 Physiotherapist and Occupational Therapist, Therapies Assistant, Complementary Therapist volunteers, administrative support and an enthusiastic wider multidisciplinary team.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please download the Job Description and Person Specification, Application Form and Equality Monitoring Form, by clicking on the links below.

Physiotherapist Hospice Band 6 Job Description and Person Specification

Application form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Please note, you must complete an application form.  CVs alone will not be accepted.

Completed forms should be sent to: recruitment@birminghamhospice.org.uk

Closing date:  27/7/17 noon

Interview date: Provisionally 2nd August 2017

For further information or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Fiona Campbell (Therapies Lead) or Dr Lucia Birch (Consultant) 0121 472 1191.

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The Hospice is committed to developing a dynamic and diverse workforce, representative of the communities it serves. We ask you, therefore, to complete the Equal Opportunities monitoring form to help us in this aim.