Closing Date: 20 December 2017
Location: North West
Full time/Part time: Full Time
Position Type: Permanent

BMI Highfield Hospital in Rochdale is part of BMI Healthcare, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country.

We have an opportunity for a Senior 1 Physiotherapist to join their team of staff in the Physiotherapy department.

This is a FULL time role for 37.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

Chartered Physiotherapist Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
Knowledge of CSP and HCPC Codes and guidelines and their implications for practice.
Knowledge of the Care Standards Act and Care and Quality Commission Requirements.
Knowledge of Quality Assurance tools.
Degree level educated, or equivalent.
Chartered Physiotherapist with vast postgraduate general Physiotherapy experience and relevant experience in a more specialist area.
Able to communicate clearly with a range of people at differing levels across the hospital, deploying a range of techniques to do this effectively.
Motivated and enthusiastic.
Strong leadership skills.
Good team player.
Energetic, proactive and driven to succeed.
Duties of this role include:

To manage a clinical caseload, providing physiotherapy assessment and treatment to the highest standard.
Ensuring excellent patient care is promoted within the hospital.
To provide surgical pre-operative assessment for all patients working closely with the multi-disciplinary team.
To provide clinical direction for other physiotherapy staff within the team.
To provide excellent customer service and promote a professional and caring environment.
To ensure compliance with appropriate regulatory and best practice frameworks.
To manage a clinical caseload, to the highest standard in every aspect including assessment, treatment and documentation.
To undertake other duties delegated by the Clinical Services Manager - Physiotherapy, and to deputise as required, managing the team in line with BMI Healthcare Policies and procedures.
To recognise, support and develop excellence in MDT working across all relevant hospital departments at both this and other BMI sites.
Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive starting salary and offers access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

BMI Healthcare Scheme
Childcare Vouchers
Staff Pension Scheme
25 days holiday per annum


If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV. We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.

Employer Information

BMI Highfield Hospital, Manchester Rd, Rochdale, Rochdale, OL11 4LZ [more details]

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