- Dundee, UK
- Full-time employment
- Apply by 12 Dec, 2018
- Start date:
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- £ 43,471.0 per year
MSK Outpatient Departments and/or GP Practices
Angus, Dundee and Perth
First Contact Physiotherapists, Band 7
Salary Scale: £33,222 - £43,471 per annum pro rata
An exciting opportunity has arisen to provide first contact physiotherapy intervention in GP Practices and/or MSK OP departments based within the three Health and Social Care Partnerships (Angus, Dundee and Perth and Kinross) in Tayside.
You will act primarily as a first contact practitioner triaging, assessing and providing self-management advice to patients presenting to the service. You will also have a clinical caseload within your main Physiotherapy department. The Physiotherapy service also accepts referrals from Consultants, GPs, AHP services and NHS 24 Musculoskeletal advice and triage service.
You will have responsibility for the supervision, education and development of more junior staff, and students within the speciality. You will provide specialist resource to other healthcare staff/patients/carers and have an active involvement in Clinical, Care and Professional Governance, Clinical Effectiveness, Quality Improvement (QI) and Research.
You should have demonstrable highly specialist clinical skills/knowledge, from postgraduate courses/in service, as evidenced in your Continued Professional Development portfolio, with com
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