Clinical Lead

Job details
Posting date: 29 November 2019
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £40,000 - £60,000 depending on experience
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 15 December 2019
Location: South Tyneside, NE34 8PS
Company: NHS Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: J210-SOTY006A

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Clinical Lead

Full time

£40,000 - £60,000 depending on experience

South Tyneside, Northumberland, Darlington

About the role

The clinical lead role will be a split role incorporating a leadership role for our South Tyneside and Darlington services and an APP clinical caseload. You will demonstrate a sound understanding of the clinical competencies required of the clinical staff within the MSK pathway as well as an ability to lead and effectively implement frameworks and services to meet the evolving requirements of the service and patients. You will also maintain an APP or FCP clinical caseload within our MSK services in the North East. This could be within South Tyneside, Northumberland or Darlington and can be agreed to suit the candidate as well as the services.

You will be proactive, highly self-motivated and achievement orientated. An inspirational leader who will engage and motivate and develop our clinical teams in the North East in achieving clinical excellence. You will be resilient in terms of remaining focused in picking up challenges of an ever-changing NHS landscape.

You’ll work as a self-sufficient APP practitioner and deliver a quality clinical service meeting the clinical and commercial needs of the service.

Whilst undertaking comprehensive assessment and diagnosis of patients with a wide variety of physical and emotional needs, you will formulate, deliver, review and progress individual programmes and ensure effective treatment, specialist advice and timely discharge is achieved.

Developing and promoting a positive and dynamic image and culture, you will be key in fostering productive relationships with key stakeholders such as local Consultants and GP’s and provide support and training to other clinical staff and students.

You’ll be a people manager with a track record of delivering results in a field-based role, particularly in a healthcare/NHS related role. You’ll be an excellent communicator and an assertive decision maker who is passionate about delivering and maintaining high standards of clinical care and service delivery.

About Connect

Connect Health is the largest, independent provider of integrated community MSK (musculoskeletal) and physiotherapy services in the UK (including orthopaedics, pain, rheumatology, and occupational health) serving over 350k NHS patients per year across 20+ CCGs and 100+ businesses.

We provide bespoke occupational services to companies and organisations, large and small. We’re also a trusted and longstanding provider of numerous integrated community service contracts across the country for the NHS.

We’ve been treating patients with MSK disorders to keep them moving and improve their quality of life for 30 years, which means that our systems and approaches are designed to facilitate great care for patientswith MSK conditions.

We have one vision, and that is to help people improve their quality of life. It’s why we exist and it’s what we care passionately about. Our services are wholly designed to focus on the patient experience and what really makes a difference to them. Being seen in the right place, at the right time, by the right clinician. It’s exactly what a patient wants, and it’s helped countless people improve their quality of life.

Benefits of working for Connect

  • up to 30 days’ holiday (plus public holidays)
  • option to buy additional annual leave
  • an additional day off for your birthday
  • online discounts portal
  • employer pension contributions
  • salary sacrifice schemes
  • an employee assistance programme
  • performance related pay rewards
  • team building/away days
  • reimbursement of HCPC and CSP membership fees for clinicians

“Best thing about Connect - for me it’s the opportunity to develop”

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