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Physiotherapist - Band 5

Band 5

Main area
Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Wrightington Hospital
£21,909 to £28,462 per annum, pro-rata
26/02/2018 23:59

Work for the Best in the North West*

Would you like to be part of a multi award winning NHS Foundation Trust that is one of the best performing Trusts in the region? 


We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who would like to join our friendly and supportive physiotherapy team at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (Wrightington Site).

This vacancy is part of a limited Musculoskeletal rotation at Wrightington Hospital with the successful candidate rotating between MSK In and Outpatient services on 6 monthly rotations

The post offers the opportunity to work within supportive teams alongside senior physiotherapists and other members of our MDT whilst enhancing your knowledge and skills in the MSK field.

We have a genuine commitment to training and development and post holders are expected to develop themselves professionally in line with the needs of the current/future service. The post holder will have access to regular supervision and development from senior staff and be encouraged to participate in a variety of training and development opportunities. They will be required to contribute to the in-service training programme within the Therapy Team and will have the opportunity to participate in the supervision of students and more junior staff.

Weekend working within the MSK IP rota is an essential part of the role.

This vacancy is open to all internal and external candidates.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further information regarding this post, or to arrange an informal visit contact Ruth Alnwick, Therapy Lead, Wrightington Hospital on 01257 256534 or via email on

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