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Band 6 MSK Out Patient Physiotherapists

1 Full Time post available at RIE, Edinburgh

Closing date: 30th December

We are looking for dynamic forward thinking Physiotherapists to join our MSK Out Patient team. The successful post holder will be based in the Physiotherapy Out Patient department at the RIE.

Experience in managing Orthopaedic Consultant referrals is essential and in the management of complex post-operative orthopaedic patients. You should have excellent communication skills as well as strong assessment and clinical reasoning skills.

The service is committed to improving patient management in their whole therapeutic journey and evolving the service to meet this goal therefore evidence of developing clinical services and staff is essential.

There will be a commitment to weekend working in the Trauma and Elective wards at RIE as part of the 5 over 7 day working pattern.

Therapy Services support staff development through appraisal process, supervision and CPD opportunities.

This post requires the post holder to have a PVG Scheme membership/ record. If the post holder is not a current PVG member for the required regulatory group (i.e. child and/or adult) then an application will need to be made to Disclosure Scotland and deemed satisfactory before they can begin in post.