Location Chelmsford
Job type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Reference 26826
Date posted January 27, 2021
Band 6 Physiotherapist - Inpatient  - Chelmsford 

Location: Chelmsford 

Job Type: Permanent/Full-Time

Job Starts: 

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a band 6 physiotherapist to to fill a permanent inpatient physiotherapy vacancy in Chelmsford. Our client is ideally looking for a full-time candidate but will also consider a minimum of 30 hours per week. 

The Physiotherapy department offers a seven-day in-patient physiotherapy service and the workload includes orthopaedic, surgical and medical caseloads. Whilst the In-patient service covers a predominantly orthopaedic caseload with some surgical and medical patients. As part of the elective orthopaedic surgery pathway, physiotherapists are expected to lead both pre-admission and post-operative group sessions for hip and knee replacement patients.

The successful In-patient Physiotherapist will be based on the ward and allocated shifts in line with the seven-day service.


•    Enthusiastic, motivated, committed to patient focused care and has proven experience
•    Deliver an outstanding level of care to our patients working alongside a highly skilled physiotherapy team whilst considering the needs of the business
•    Minimum 2 years’ post-graduate experience 
•    HCPC and CSP registration
•    Knowledge of Orthopaedics and or Orthopaedic Post-Op Rehabilitation
•    Good knowledge of MSK physiotherapy and post op rehabilitation 
•    Post-Graduate qualification in acupuncture and membership with the AACP and an Interest in Sports Injuries and rehabilitation would be desirable
•    Ability to demonstrate excellent clinical reasoning processes 
•    Excellent understanding of CSP Standards of Physiotherapy Practice and Rules of Professional Conduct
•    Work within the governance framework of the hospital and comply with regulatory standards (CQC) 
•    An understanding of the Private sector would be an advantage 
•    The successful candidate will be flexible and able to work weekend shifts as required to meet the needs of the hospital.


•    Contributory pension scheme
•    25 days’ annual leave plus the opportunity to buy/sell more
•    Flexible shift options
•    Private Healthcare and Life Assurance
•    Free onsite parking and a subsidised staff restaurant
•    Free uniform
•    Access to an employee Discount Programme
•    Wellbeing centre and access to 24/7 employee assistance line for free advice 
•    Free DBS checking
•    Long service, Employee recognition and appreciation awards

If you are interested in this physiotherapist vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the physiotherapy team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?

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