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Physiotherapist- Corseford School

Job details
Job Type:Nurses & Therapists
Job Location:Renfrewshire
Service:Corseford School
Contract Type:Permanent
Hours:22.5 per week
Salary Details:£30,057 per annum pro rata
Salary Band:£30000 +
Closing Date:26 March 2020
Job Reference:CS200123

Service Details

At Corseford school we offer disabled children and young people excellent learning opportunities as well as access to in-house nursing, social care and therapy support. This ensures they have access to the healthcare and therapy services they need whenever they need it.

Job Role and Responsibilities

The post holder will work as part of the multidisciplinary Allied Health Team and report directly to the Lead Physiotherapist. Close liaison with NHS colleagues and working within the wider community is essential. Attendance of clinical appointments, home visits, and integration with all service providers is encouraged by all therapists.

You will be expected to:

  • Be responsible for a specialist therapy caseload incorporating assessment, diagnosis and treatment to establish and meet the well-being needs of young people.
  • Work and communicate effectively to ensure co-ordinated care for young people.
  • Provide advice, supervision and clinical support to therapists, education staff, students and support workers.
  • Participate in supervision and continual professional development opportunities and maintain a high standard of clinical practice.
  • Be involved in service development, audit and research to drive best practice.

Please note this role is term time only, hours and shift pattern to be discussed.

Why work for Capability Scotland?

  • Rewarding Career Choice
  • 37 Days Annual Leave
  • Payment of PVG
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme
  • Death in service benefits
  • Free 24/7 Employee Assistance Programmee
  • Access to credit union

Key Requirements:

  • A degree/diploma in physiotherapy and registration with the HCPC.
  • Clinical expertise in the field of complex neuro-disability in children or adults.
  • A good interdisciplinary team worker with a holistic outlook.
  • Experience of effective service delivery, with good organisation and communication skills.

How to apply:

Please download and complete a word version of our application found to right of this page and send it to, alternatively send a CV with a supporting statement.

Contact Information

For further information please contact the person below quoting reference number CS200123:

Contact Name:                     Lorraine Brodie

Contact Email:            

Contact Number:                  01505 702 141

General Information

  • Capability Scotland is committed to providing services which embrace diversity and which promote equality of opportunity. We are happy to consider job-share applications.
  • Capability Scotland is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people and as such undertakes to conduct thorough pre-employment checks on all preferred candidates.
  • A copy of Capability Scotland's Equality and Diversity Policy is available on the Intranet or upon request from the HR Department. Capability Scotland, Scottish Charity SC011330.

Disability Confident Employer

As a Disability Confident Employer we are committed to employing and retaining disabled people; we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job and consider them on their abilities and we will make reasonable adjustments to ensure disabled people are not disadvantaged when applying for and doing their jobs.


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