Physiotherapist - Long Covid, Band 7

Location Blackpool
Job type Contract
Salary £27 per hour
Contact Glen Curtis
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Reference 166302

Sanctuary Personnel, an award-winning and renowned Recruitment Agency is looking for an experienced and dedicated Band 7 Physiotherapist to work full-time based in Blackpool, within the Long Covid Team.

The pay rate for this locum Physiotherapist job is £27 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 1-month contract.

Main Duties:

  • To work as a member of the Long Covid Rehabilitation Team, providing support via digital and virtual platforms as well as face-to-face rehabilitation.

  • To work as a member of the Long Covid Team in undertaking advanced holistic assessment of patients.

  • To work seamlessly across primary and secondary care boundaries

  • To work across the different aspects of service delivery and to engage flexibly with patients within the various elements of the service. To utilise different mediums including, digital, virtual, and face to face.

  • The development of links with patients and other members of the multidisciplinary team to ensure patient pathways are robust and fit for purpose.

  • Implementation of National and local policy directives.

  • Participation in multidisciplinary team (MDT) working.

  • Provision of specialist advise and education to colleagues and other members of the MDT.

  • Triaging referrals to the Post Covid Syndrome Pathway and discussing these with the MDT to ensure all clients receive intervention from the most appropriate services.

  • Assessing patients through virtual means independently, making autonomous decisions in the clinical assessment of patients with complex health and social care needs.

  • Agreeing goal orientated programmes in conjunction with the client, his/her family and other professionals involved and planning and implementing appropriate intervention.

  • Regularly monitoring and reviewing client progress using the ‘Your Covid Recovery’ online platforms.

Requirements of the Physiotherapist:

  • Degree or equivalent within Physiotherapy.

  • HCPC registered as a Physiotherapist.

  • Recent post-qualifying experience working as a Physiotherapist.

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll

  • Free DBS and compliance service

  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies

  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive physiotherapist knowledge

  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place

  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us

  • Clinical governance support

  • In house payroll system

  • Revalidation

  • Industry-leading shift booking system

  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel Islands


This Band 7 Physiotherapist job is advertised by Glen Curtis; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.