Salary: £24,844 - £35,531 per annum dep on skills and experience (band 5/ 6 equivalent)
Hours: Full time and part time hours considered
Type: Permanent, 52 weeks or term time considered
Location: Cheadle Hulme, Greater Manchester, Cheshire, SK8 6RQ
Seashell Trust runs an Outstanding (Ofsted) special School and specialist College together with 17 on-site residential homes for children and young people with complex learning disabilities, physical disabilities and multisensory impairments.
We are recruiting Physiotherapists to maintain and develop our students’ physical, psychological and social well-being. Taking a holistic approach, you will assess and treat our students using a variety of interventions, including rebound and aquatic therapies, to promote independence and participation in a range of functional activities of daily living.
Using evidence based practice you will provide specialist in depth assessments for children and young people with a variety of exceptionally complex physical, sensory and communication needs. You will plan and implement interventions, formulate specialist treatment plans, whilst monitoring progress and evaluating outcomes for individual students to ensure clinical effectiveness.
• Recognised Physiotherapist qualification
• Registered with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (CSP) and hold a registration with HCPC.
• A specialist interest and/or previous experience of working as a Physiotherapist with children and / or young people with profound and multiple learning disabilities and complex physical impairments.
At Seashell Trust we strive to deliver excellence by enhancing the communication skills, social skills, and overall independence and quality of life for our children and young people.
We value diversity and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria on the person specification will be guaranteed an interview.
This charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
As part of our safer recruitment policy, successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check (no cost) and full references will be taken.
Closing date: Monday 20th November