Types

Showing 1 - 10 of 12 jobs online

Specialist Occupational Therapist – Occupational Therapy Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £26,565 - £35,577 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 19/07/2018
More Details +

About the role…

We are able to offer an exciting opportunity to join our Occupational Therapy Team based at the Furness General Hospital as a Specialist Occupational Therapist. The role includes a specialist caseload across our in-patient service, with opportunities to work with our expanding ‘Supported Discharge’ and ‘Discharge to Assess’ team.

You will work with a dedicated and motivated team of Occupational Therapists and work closely with colleagues across the MDT. You will be supported by a team of Advanced Occupational Therapists, supporting you to continue to develop your specialist knowledge and skills. You will also provide support to team members including Occupational Therapists and Therapy Technical Instructors.

You should have a broad clinical knowledge within acute inpatient care and an interest in developing services across acute and community settings to facilitate safe and effective hospital discharge. You will continue to develop your knowledge and experience in the assessment, treatment and goal setting with patients presenting with varied physical conditions, and will be motivated to join us in improving our patients’ experiences and outcomes.

You will have knowledge and experience in the assessment, treatment and goal planning with patients presenting with varied physical conditions and will be motivated to join us in improving our patients’ experiences and outcomes.

Requirements…

  • A Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy approved by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists
  • Registration with HCPC as an Occupational Therapist
  • The ability to travel to a variety of venues throughout the community to deliver patient assessments within an identified locality and to attend meetings
  • In addition to a comprehensive induction package we offer Team support, staff supervision and in-service training opportunities

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

About the Trust

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) covers a large geographic area which encompasses the Furness peninsula, the city of Lancaster and the Southern Lake District. It provides a comprehensive range of acute and support hospital services to a population of 350,000 based around Morecambe Bay. UHMBT is one of the largest employers in the area, with approximately 6,000 staff working across five sites.

What can the geographic location of UHMB offer you…

The Lake District, also known as The Lakes or Lakeland, is a mountainous region in North West England. It is famous for its lakes, forests, mountains and fells. The Lake District is home to a great variety of wildlife. The lakes and mountains combine to form impressive scenery, so if you are a hiker, mountain biker, fell walker or just enjoy being in the great outdoors then this is the place for you. You won’t just reap the professional rewards working for UHMBT. Based on the edge of the Lake District, we really do have it all – sensational views, educational opportunities for all ages, affordable housing, and easy access by road and rail to Manchester, Liverpool and beyond.

Dedicated to Better Care

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay Foundation Trust wants to provide sustainable high quality medical services that fit with an integrated model of care – high quality specialist hospital services wrapping around community based teams to deliver responsive specialist expertise within both acute hospital and community settings and helping to keep people well and to manage their long term conditions closer to home. Plans have been approved to make some bold transformational steps to start to make the changes needed to deliver this vision.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

 

 

Community Physiotherapist – Physiotherapy Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Barrow
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £26,565 - £35,577 per annum pro rata
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 22/07/2018
More Details +

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay Community Physiotherapy Service would like to recruit a well-motivated and enthusiastic Physiotherapist to join our Community Physiotherapy Team based in Barrow-in-Furness in South Cumbria. You will be based on the edge of the Lake District National Park giving easy access to recreational activities such as Fell Walking and water sports.

You will deliver high quality physiotherapy to patients in a  community setting, helping people to remain at home and avoid hospital admission. Therefore you must have the ability to work and travel to various sites across the Trust independent of public transport. The service works closely with the Integrated Care Communities, local GP’s, Adult Social Care and  hospital discharge teams for example. The service supports people with a wide variety of conditions including elderly care, frailty and falls, orthopaedics and long term condition management. 

We are looking for:

  • A Physiotherapist who has completed a range of core rotations within the NHS as a junior physiotherapist  and who is keen to develop their clinical skills further.
  • A motivated individual who can demonstrate evidence of their own professional development.
  • A Team player who can also work independently when necessary.
  • A friendly and flexible attitude, that is patient focused and dedicated to quality care. 

The Community Physiotherapy Service has a well-developed appraisal system, regular in-service training programme; access to regular clinical supervision provided by senior staff and actively encourages continuing professional development.

You will be expected to be involved in the supervision and teaching of physiotherapy students and other staff within the service.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

We work as a multi-disciplinary team and you will have the opportunity to contribute to service improvement, helping to develop and improve our pathways of care for our patients.

As a Trust we actively support you to develop your knowledge and skills via our Annual Development Review programme and you will have the opportunity to learn from a team of experienced Specialist Community Physiotherapists.

Specialist MSK Physiotherapsit – Community based Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Furness Area
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £26,565 to £35,577 per annum pro rata
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 31/07/2018
More Details +

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Physiotherapist to join our Community based MSK Out-patient team. The post involves assessment and treatment of a mixed caseload, predominantly GP referral. 

The post offers experience working at Abbey Road Clinic Barrow-in-Furness, Dalton Clinic, Millom Community Hospital where you will gain experience in running MSK education classes and rehabilitation groups alongside experienced staff. Therefore you must have the ability to work and travel to various sites within the Furness Locality. The team will be moving in to a new purpose built Health Centre in Barrow and Millom, having fully equipped clinical areas and gym facilities and opportunity to work closely with GPs and other health staff.

We are looking for:

  • A Physiotherapist who has completed a range of core rotations within the NHS as a junior physiotherapist,   including   experience in musculoskeletal out-patients and who is keen to develop their clinical skills further.
  • A motivated individual who can demonstrate evidence of their own professional development.
  • A Team player who can also work independently when necessary.
  • A friendly and flexible attitude, that is patient focused and dedicated to quality care. 

The Physiotherapy Service has a well-developed appraisal system, regular in-service training programme; access to regular clinical supervision provided by senior staff trained in Orthopaedic Medicine and Injection Therapy and actively encourages continuing professional development.

You will be expected to be involved in the supervision and teaching of physiotherapy students and other staff within the service.

Furness is a very popular area on the coast and very close to the Lake District National Park which offers a wide range of outdoor activities. The area has miles of wild and diverse coastline to explore with views of Morecambe Bay and of the nearby Lakeland fells.

Barrow-in-Furness is one of the biggest towns in Cumbria, Submarine building and Pharmaceuticals are major employers in the area. The surrounding area is popular with tourism and is a lovely place to bring up a family. The nearby historic market town of Ulverston is popular for its festivals and Kendal and the motorway are only 45-50 minutes away.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

 

Specialist Physiotherapist – Physiotherapy Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £28,050 - £36,644 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 23/07/2018
More Details +

Our hospitals have recently been rated as GOOD overall with our care being rated as OUTSTANDING by the CQC.

If you want to achieve a great work/life balance with a professionally satisfying job while living in one of the safest, least congested and most beautiful parts of the country then come and check us out.

Applications are welcomed from Physiotherapists who are ready to expand their skills at specialist level. We are able to offer you the opportunity to join our Physiotherapy team at Furness General hospital providing acute physiotherapy assessment and treatment.

You will develop your skills in a range of roles including Medical / Rehabilitation including Stroke / Surgical / ICU / Orthopaedic /Trauma caseloads. In addition you will become part of the weekend and on-call rota with training provided to meet the competencies required for the role.

Duties will include the support and supervision of Band 5 Physiotherapists and Technical Instructors, and you will develop your skills as a Clinical Educator, supporting undergraduate Physiotherapy students.
Support will be given to develop your knowledge and skills within our friendly team with support from experienced Advanced Physiotherapists.

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay serves the communities across North Lancashire and South Cumbria and is within easy reach of the Lake District and other large cities in the North West of the country

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period. This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

Specialist MSK Physiotherapist – Community based Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Furness Area
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £28,050 to £36,644 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 31/07/2018
More Details +

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Physiotherapist to join our Community based MSK Out-patient team. The post involves assessment and treatment of a mixed caseload, predominantly GP referral. 

The post offers experience working at Abbey Road Clinic Barrow-in-Furness, Dalton Clinic, Millom Community Hospital where you will gain experience in running MSK education classes and rehabilitation groups alongside experienced staff. Therefore you must have the ability to work and travel to various sites within the Furness Locality. The team will be moving in to a new purpose built Health Centre in Barrow and Millom, having fully equipped clinical areas and gym facilities and opportunity to work closely with GPs and other health staff.

We are looking for:

  • A Physiotherapist who has completed a range of core rotations within the NHS as a junior physiotherapist,   including   experience in musculoskeletal out-patients and who is keen to develop their clinical skills further.
  • A motivated individual who can demonstrate evidence of their own professional development.
  • A Team player who can also work independently when necessary.
  • A friendly and flexible attitude, that is patient focused and dedicated to quality care. 

The Physiotherapy Service has a well-developed appraisal system, regular in-service training programme; access to regular clinical supervision provided by senior staff trained in Orthopaedic Medicine and Injection Therapy and actively encourages continuing professional development.

You will be expected to be involved in the supervision and teaching of physiotherapy students and other staff within the service.

Furness is a very popular area on the coast and very close to the Lake District National Park which offers a wide range of outdoor activities. The area has miles of wild and diverse coastline to explore with views of Morecambe Bay and of the nearby Lakeland fells.

Barrow-in-Furness is one of the biggest towns in Cumbria, Submarine building and Pharmaceuticals are major employers in the area. The surrounding area is popular with tourism and is a lovely place to bring up a family. The nearby historic market town of Ulverston is popular for its festivals and Kendal and the motorway are only 45-50 minutes away.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

Specialist Physiotherapist – Physiotherapy Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Barrow in Furness
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £28,050 to £36,644 per annum pro rata
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 24/07/2018
More Details +

If you want to achieve a great work/life balance with a professionally satisfying job while living in one of the safest, least congested and most beautiful parts of the country then come and check us out.

About the role…

Applications are welcomed from Physiotherapists who are ready to expand their out-patient skills at specialist level. We are able to offer you the opportunity to join our Physiotherapy team at Furness General hospital providing specialist assessment and treatment to a diverse and varied caseload.

Our primary focus is to deliver quality, patient-centred care which is evidenced based and sustainable for the future in an ever changing NHS landscape. To achieve this, we aim to give you the opportunity to develop your skills in a supportive, dynamic and varied environment and to be involved in service development.

You will develop your skills in a range of specialist areas including MSK, Rheumatology, Hydrotherapy, Amputee Rehabilitation and Cardiac Rehabilitation. In addition you will become part of the weekend and on-call rota with training provided to support you to meet the competencies required for the role.

Duties will include the support and supervision of rotational Physiotherapists and Technical Instructors, and you will develop your skills as a Clinical Educator, supporting undergraduate Physiotherapy students. Support will be given to develop your knowledge and skills within our friendly team with support from experienced Advanced Physiotherapists. We have a strong commitment to staff development and service improvement and provide regular supervision and in-service training.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period. This will give new staff members the opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

 

About the Trust

Our hospitals have recently been rated as GOOD overall with our care being rated as OUTSTANDING by the CQC.

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) covers a large geographic area which encompasses the Furness peninsula, the city of Lancaster and the Southern Lake District. It provides a comprehensive range of acute and support hospital services to a population of 350,000 based around Morecambe Bay. UHMBT is one of the largest employers in the area, with approximately 6,000 staff working across five sites.

What can the geographic location of UHMB offer you…

The Lake District, also known as The Lakes or Lakeland, is a mountainous region in North West England. It is famous for its lakes, forests, mountains and fells. The Lake District is home to a great variety of wildlife. The lakes and mountains combine to form impressive scenery, so if you are a hiker, mountain biker, fell walker or just enjoy being in the great outdoors then this is the place for you. You won’t just reap the professional rewards working for UHMBT. Based on the edge of the Lake District, we really do have it all – sensational views, educational opportunities for all ages, affordable housing, and easy access by road and rail to Manchester, Liverpool and beyond.

Dedicated to Better Care across the Bay

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay Foundation Trust wants to provide sustainable high quality services that provide an integrated model of care – high quality specialist hospital services wrapping around community based teams to deliver responsive specialist expertise within both acute hospital and community settings and helping to keep people well and to manage their long term conditions closer to home. Plans have been approved to make some bold transformational steps to start to make the changes needed to deliver this vision.

Specialist Occupational Therapist Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Barrow in Furness
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £28,050 - £36,644 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 26/07/2018
More Details +

Supported Discharge Team – Specialist Occupational Therapist Band 6

We are recruiting a specialist Occupational Therapist to provide therapy-based assessment and treatment as part of our Supported Discharge team. 

The team will work to deliver a Discharge to Assess service.  This is a new service to residents within the Morecambe Bay locality. The Team is currently based at the Furness General Hospital, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria and provides assessment and rehabilitation for patients on discharge to provide assessment within the person’s home rather than in hospital as part of a Discharge to Assess service.

You will join a dedicated and motivated team of Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Rehabilitation technical instructors to assess, treat and also to support and identify discharge requirements, making referrals on to Health and Social care community services.

All assessment will be within the patient’s home at point of discharge from hospital

The Therapy Team will deliver a 6 day service over an extended day of 08:00-16:00

You will have broad previous experience within an acute inpatient, admission avoidance or community-based rehabilitation services.

You will have knowledge and experience in the assessment, treatment and goal planning with patients presenting with varied physical conditions and will be motivated to join us in improving our patients’ experiences and outcomes.

Requirements:-

A Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy approved by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists

Registration with HCPC as an Occupational Therapist

The ability to travel to a variety of venues throughout the community to deliver patient assessments within an identified locality and to attend meetings

In addition to a comprehensive induction package we offer Team support, staff supervision and in-service training opportunities

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

About the Trust

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) covers a large geographic area which encompasses the Furness peninsula, the city of Lancaster and the Southern Lake District. It provides a comprehensive range of acute and support hospital services to a population of 350,000 based around Morecambe Bay. UHMBT is one of the largest employers in the area, with approximately 6,000 staff working across five sites.

What can the geographic location of UHMB offer you…

The Lake District, also known as The Lakes or Lakeland, is a mountainous region in North West England. It is famous for its lakes, forests, mountains and fells. The Lake District is home to a great variety of wildlife. The lakes and mountains combine to form impressive scenery, so if you are a hiker, mountain biker, fell walker or just enjoy being in the great outdoors then this is the place for you. You won’t just reap the professional rewards working for UHMBT. Based on the edge of the Lake District, we really do have it all – sensational views, educational opportunities for all ages, affordable housing, and easy access by road and rail to Manchester, Liverpool and beyond.

Dedicated to Better Care Together

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay Foundation Trust wants to provide sustainable high quality medical services that fit with the Better Care Together integrated model of care – high quality specialist hospital services wrapping around community based teams to deliver responsive specialist expertise within both acute hospital and community settings and helping to keep people well and to manage their long term conditions closer to home. Plans have been approved to make some bold transformational steps to start to make the changes needed to deliver this vision.

Specialist Occupational Therapist Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Barrow in Furness
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £28,050 - £36,644 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 26/07/2018
More Details +

About the role…

We are able to offer an exciting opportunity to join our Occupational Therapy Team based at Furness General Hospital as a Specialist Occupational Therapist in acute stroke and rehabilitation. The role includes a specialist caseload which also assesses and treats patients with other neurological conditions.

As part of the stroke team, you will work in partnership with MDT colleagues in hospital based units and in community settings, to support the provision of Early Supported Discharge (ESD). You will also work as part of the wider OT team to ensure we provide resilient and effective care across our in-patient services.

You will be supported by a team of Advanced Occupational Therapists, who will assist you in developing your specialist knowledge and skills. You will also provide support to team members including Occupational Therapists, Therapy Assistants and Technicians.

You should have a broad clinical knowledge relevant to this specialist area and an interest in developing services across acute and community settings, reflecting evidence based practice, current research and best practice guidelines. You will develop your knowledge and skills in the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of patients presenting with varied neurology and other medical conditions, and will be motivated to join us in improving our patients’ experiences and outcomes.

Requirements…

  • A Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy approved by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists
  • Registration with HCPC as an Occupational Therapist
  • The ability to travel to a variety of venues throughout the community to deliver patient assessments within an identified locality and to attend meetings
  • In addition to a comprehensive induction package we offer Team support, staff supervision and in-service training opportunities

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

About the Trust

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) covers a large geographic area which encompasses the Furness peninsula, the city of Lancaster and the Southern Lake District. It provides a comprehensive range of acute and support hospital services to a population of 350,000 based around Morecambe Bay. UHMBT is one of the largest employers in the area, with approximately 6,000 staff working across five sites.

What can the geographic location of UHMB offer you…

The Lake District, also known as The Lakes or Lakeland, is a mountainous region in North West England. It is famous for its lakes, forests, mountains and fells. The Lake District is home to a great variety of wildlife. The lakes and mountains combine to form impressive scenery, so if you are a hiker, mountain biker, fell walker or just enjoy being in the great outdoors then this is the place for you. You won’t just reap the professional rewards working for UHMBT. Based on the edge of the Lake District, we really do have it all – sensational views, educational opportunities for all ages, affordable housing, and easy access by road and rail to Manchester, Liverpool and beyond.

Dedicated to Better Care

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay Foundation Trust wants to provide sustainable high quality medical services that fit with an integrated model of care – high quality specialist hospital services wrapping around community based teams to deliver responsive specialist expertise within both acute hospital and community settings and helping to keep people well and to manage their long term conditions closer to home. Plans have been approved to make some bold transformational steps to start to make the changes needed to deliver this vision.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

Podiatrist – Community Podiatry Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Barrow-in-Funress
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £23,023 - £29,608 per annum pro rata
  • Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 25/07/2018
More Details +

The podiatry service within Morecambe Bay provides care for people with a wide range of complex foot conditions including those related to Diabetes, Peripheral vascular disease, foot ulceration and Rheumatoid arthritis.

We run regular biomechanics clinics for adults and children and all podiatrists have access to a range of insoles and orthotics to treat and manage a variety of foot conditions.

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Podiatrist to join our Furness Podiatry team based in Barrow-in-Furness, on the Furness peninsula and close to the beautiful Lake District.

The post is suitable for either an experienced or newly qualified podiatrist looking to develop their skills and includes rotations through specialist clinics such as biomechanics and nail surgery. The successful applicant will be supported and mentored to enable professional development within the Podiatry service.

You will require a positive attitude to personal and professional development.

You will be involved in delivering podiatric care to a wide range of patients in a variety of clinical settings and locations including domiciliary, the ability to travel across the area is essential. You will work independently with access to support and advice from other members of our supportive and friendly team.

Anyone newly appointed to the trust will be subject to the completion of a satisfactory 6 month probationary period (this includes bank staff). This will give the new staff member an opportunity to become familiar with the role and working environment.

Trainee Consultant Radiographer – Internal Only Allied Health Professionals

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Location: Lancaster
  • Organisation: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
  • Salary: £49,242 to £59,964 per annum pro rata
  • Type: Trainee - fixed term for a period of 2 years
  • Closing Date: 30/08/2018
More Details +

This post is only open to current employees of University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust.

This is a training post aimed at developing an experienced Advanced Practitioner in Breast Imaging into the role of Consultant Radiographer.

This will involve clinical support, mentoring and funding to complete the MSC in Advanced Medical Breast Imaging if the MSC has not already been completed.

Paid trainee salary:

Pay will be Annex U/21:

2 years to complete training:

• Year 1 – 70% of the top of a Band 8b

• Year 2 – 75% of the top of a Band 8b

leading to Band 8b upon completion of academic study and accreditation.