Physiotherapist (Band 7)

Service: Adult Services

Location: Hedleys Horizons, Station Road, Forest Hall, NE12 8YY

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: Full time

Salary: £40,057.00 - £45,839.00

Interview Date: TBC

Physiotherapist (Band 7)

Who We Are

The Percy Hedley Foundation is one of the largest regional charities supporting people with a range of learning and physical needs. We take a person centred, flexible approach to the care and support we provide. We work towards excellence every day and our team members are committed to delivering the very best outcomes for the people we support. Our dynamic and flexible service is tailored to the specific needs of the individual, making it easier to live, learn and be part of a world adapting to change.

Hedley’s Horizons provides adults with disabilities day opportunities and activities that promote the ethos of lifelong learning and the importance of wellbeing in adult life. Hedley’s Horizons is a busy, vibrant and varied environment that supports disabled adults with cerebral palsy, communication and sensory impairments and complex learning needs including those with Autism Spectrum Conditions. We offer a choice of activities that meet peoples' aspirations, needs and preferences, thus offering a very individual programme with support from a highly skilled and dedicated staff team.

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Band 7 Physiotherapist within the Therapy team at Hedley’s Horizons. We are looking for an enthusiastic and adaptable Physiotherapist to join our team. You would become part of an existing, dedicated team of therapists who strive to deliver best practice at all times. The role will also entail being a member of the Hedley’s Horizons Operational Management Team, having a part to play in service design and delivery while line managing a team of therapists and being part of the bigger picture of the service as a whole. The post holder will be passionate about the benefits of teamwork and be dedicated to developing and supporting this within Hedley’s Horizons.

Click here for the Job Description.

For more information, please contact Susan Hastie on 0191 266 5491.

Why Work for Us

Percy Hedley encourages career development and progression. We run a robust training programme and also have development opportunities both within school and across the wider Foundation.

We also offer the following benefits to staff:

  • Wellbeing support (including occupational health, physio services and counselling services)
  • Contributory Pension Scheme. (Contributions can be matched up to 5%.)
  • Induction and ongoing training.
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to a rewards scheme designed to save money on shopping
  • Cycle to Work Scheme.

Click here for more information on the benefits available:  https://www.percyhedley.org.uk/vacancies/staff-benefits/

Salary and holiday entitlement are reflective of NHS T&Cs.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.

This vacancy will close at midnight on Wednesday 15th December 2021.

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