Physiotherapist (Part Time)
Ref: CYG06539

  • Location
  • Cygnet Taunton, Orchard Portman, Taunton, TA3 7BQ
  • Salary
  • up to £40,000 (pro rata)
  • Hours
  • Part Time
  • Closing date
  • 31/10/2019
  • We are looking for a Physiotherapist to join the team at Cygnet Hospital Taunton.

    Cygnet Hospital Taunton is a 54 bed CQC rated 'Good' site that provides specialist inpatient services the following; 2 male working age adult acute wards, 1 male older adult acute, 1 female older adult acute and 1 male pre-discharge older adult.

    Your Day-to-Day…

    • Carry out thorough initial assessment for new admissions to the unit
    • Work closely with the inter-disciplinary team comprising of Consultant Psychiatrists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapist, Psychologists and a dedicated Nursing and Healthcare Support Team
    • Formulate treatment and management plans using experience and evidenced based practice
    • Provide written reports, attend meetings and offer training and support to other members of the team

    You will have…

    • A degree / post graduate diploma (or equivalent) in Physiotherapy
    • HCPC registration (or equivalent)
    • Experience as a Physiotherapist within a mental health setting
    • Knowledge and understanding of Core Physiotherapy principles and current best practice
    • Ability to work individually and as part of an inter-disciplinary team
    • Experience of working with, and in, challenging and stressful situations


    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • Salary: up to £40,000 (pro rata)
    • NHS and employee discount scheme
    • Free meals on duty
    • Free parking
    • Clinical supervision and support
    • The opportunity to undertake further learning, development and training opportunities



    Contracted hours: 3 days per week between Monday to Friday.

    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

    What next?

    Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for 30 years.

    If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you!

    Click the link to apply.

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