STRATHCARRON HOSPICE

Bank Physiotherapist

Permanent

Hours: As and when required

Salary: Band 5 (£22,440 - £29,034 per annum pro rata)

Strathcarron Hospice provides Specialist Palliative Care to patients who have complex problems associated with any type of life-threatening illness and also offering support to families/carers. Physiotherapy intervention and care is an integral part of our rehabilitative and multi-professional approach which aims to enable patients to achieve and maintain the highest possible quality of life and where possible to be cared for in the place of their choice.

We are looking for Physiotherapists who can work flexibly on an ‘as required’ basis to enable us to provide consistent cover for our busy services. You should be a registered Physiotherapist with experience in a range of clinical settings. Experience of working with cancer or palliative care patients would be an advantage.   You should have an ability to communicate effectively and sensitively with patients and carers, have a passion for patient centred care, be a creative problem solver and have an ability to work as part of a team.

You will need access to a vehicle which will allow you to travel as required.

The post is subject to a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) check by Disclosure Scotland.

For further information, please contact Robyn Smith, OT/Rehab Lead on 01324 826222.

An application pack is available to download below or by contacting Nicola Griffin, HR Coordinator on 01324 826222 or by email [email protected]

Closing date: Monday 26th February 2018

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