Senior Physiotherapist/Deputy Team Leader - Surgery

Band 6

Main area
Division B - Physiotherapy
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrookes Hospital-Division B
£26,565 to £35,577 p.a. pro rata
26/02/2018 23:59



Our Trust
Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values – Together- safe, kind, excellent – are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join an established Physiotherapy team working within our Surgical team.

As a member of this team you will be expected to play and active role in the further development of the rehabilitation of patients on the surgical pathway. You will have opportunities to manage patients in not only the Surgical Wards but also in OIR/ IDA high dependency areas. The surgical Physiotherapy team covers a wide range of surgical specialties including, Transplant, UGI, HPB, Colorectal, Urology, Vascular, Plastics.

The post holder will have opportunities to develop skills in people management, staff and service development.We are committed to supporting the on-going personal and professional development of our staff and offer excellent training and progression opportunities. We have excellent inter-disciplinary working with our services, and we are highly valued by the MDT.

The post holder will also participate in our weekend and on-call services.

All informal visits are welcome.

Interviews are due to take place the week commencing 19th March 2018.

This post is due to close on 26th February 2018.

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS clearance and as a result, you will be required to pay the associated fee of £47.50. This fee will be deducted from your second month’s salary.

Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.
We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

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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

Carl Hancock, Physiotherapy Services Co-manager on 01223 216309 or

If you have problems applying, contact

01223 217038