Team: Physiotherapist – Reablement 2 vacancies
Job Family: Supporting - CBG10
Salary: £31,589 to £33,106 per annum pro rata
Hours: 18.5 hours & 37 Hours per week
Base Location: Dunstable, Shefford & Ampthill
Closing Date: 23rd October 2020
More about the role:
We are currently looking for an experienced Physiotherapist to work within Central Bedfordshire Reablement Service. You will be working within the Reablement team which includes Step Up Down Units. The teams aim to provide up to 6 weeks support for people to maximise their independence and safety to enable them to return home.
In Adult Social Care, we want every person in Central Bedfordshire to have responsive, customer focused care and support - making this a great place to live and work. As a Physiotherapist, you'll be at the heart of supporting vulnerable people to be safe, well and as independent as possible.
The successful Physiotherapist will be working within the Reablement Team and the Step Up Down Units. The team aim to provide up to 6 weeks support to people, to enable them to return home and maximise their independence and safety. You will work as part of an integrated multi - disciplinary team that includes Occupational Therapists, Co ordinators and Support Workers. The team's role will be to promote the independence of adults and older people in need of community care services and their carers by assessing their needs, promoting enablement and reablement.
The service works on close partnership with other health and care systems and has recently reviewed the customer pathway to enhance experience and deliver positive integrated outcomes. Through Integrated Operations, we work alongside our Community Health Service provider to deliver a multi-disciplinary approach to Integrated Health and Social Care.
You will be required to have a degree or equivalent within Physiotherapy. Be HCPC registered and recent post qualifying experience working as a Physiotherapist with community experience.
Working for us, you can expect to be valued for your positive and dynamic practice. You will be assisted to continue to develop as a practitioner within a supportive learning environment and operate within a 'can do culture'. Your contribution in helping us to succeed could enable you to discover your greatness.
If you have a Physiotherapy qualification and are passionate about working in and alongside acute hospital and non acute health services and want to be part of a team delivering responsive, flexible and resilient service underpinned by a caring, compassionate and confident operating culture, then we want to hear from you.
Central Bedfordshire has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work'.
To assess your suitability for the role, you must demonstrate how you meet the key outcomes, accountabilities and competencies. To do this, you’ll need to refer the Family Profile, Role Profile and Competency Framework which can be found in the Recruitment Pack: Physiotherapist Level 2 Recruitment Pack
For informal discussion about this position, please contact: Shawez Khwaja at Shawez.Khwaja@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk or call 0300 300 6229
For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Central Bedfordshire Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees, volunteers and contractors to share this commitment. This post is subject to the disclosure of criminal records.
Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.
To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role. http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/jobs/work-here/application.aspx