Vacancies

Physiotherapist - Part Time (up to 22.5 hours), Salary - negotiable depending on experience

We currently have an opportunity for a Band 6/7, part time, physiotherapist to join our multi-professional team.

Under the direction of the Clinical Services Manager, and in collaboration with other members of the multi-disciplinary team, you will co-ordinate and develop the physiotherapy service. You will also work with the multi-disciplinary team to provide individualised physiotherapy interventions that contribute to meeting patient's specialist palliative care needs whilst reflecting best practice across all Hospice settings. As part of your role you will also be expected to lead staff 'moving and handling' training.

In order to apply for this post it is essential that you must have:

  • A Degree/Diploma in physiotherapy
  • Health Professions Council registration
  • Evidence of continuing professional development maintained in a portfolio showing regular practical and theoretical learning
  • A minimum of 2 years previous experience as a qualified physiotherapist with theoretical and practical experience working in a broad range of specialist areas such as in-patient elderly and frail elderly, neurology, respiratory, surgical, musculoskeletal and ideally palliative care
  • End of Life care experience
  • Evidence of managing own caseload (punctuality, prioritisation and time management)

To discuss the post in greater detail or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Gina Namini, Clinical Services Manager on 01977 781468.

Closing date for applications for this post is Thursday 20th November 2014.

To apply, please download an application form below and ensure you complete all the relevant forms in full. Alternatively to request an application pack to be posted out, please call the Hospice on 01977 708868. Postal applications need to be returned for the attention of Angela Sibbit at The Prince of Wales Hospice, Halfpenny lane, Pontefract, WF8 4BG and must be marked Private and Confidential. Email applications will need to be sent to asibbit@pwh.org.uk and must also be noted as Private and Confidential in the subject line.