Physiotherapist (First Contact Practitioner)


Job Vacancy

Job title: Physiotherapist (First Contact Practitioner)
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: 40
Salary: Competitive

Response Physio needs talented physiotherapists like you.

We are looking for incredible physiotherapists to join our Nottingham team, as part of our growing network of UK wide physio and sports therapists. If you are a physiotherapist passionate about your development within the primary care setting then this is the role is for you. We have an exciting opportunity to work within our MSK Physiotherapy Service as a first contact practitioner based in multiple surgeries across Nottingham.

Working within primary care you will support the community of Nottingham you will provide care, therapeutic and rehabilitation pathways for those affected by acute and chronic injuries. Don’t worry if you haven’t worked in these areas of physiotherapy before, we welcome you with an extensive training and development programme to help grow and broaden your specialities.

What you’ll do

You will be working for an established, rapidly growing and flexible company with a unique approach to the delivery of physio care. This full time or part-time physio job in Nottingham mainly involves working with MSK conditions, sports injury, rehabilitation and pain management. There is always an opportunity for you to grow and move with Response, with a variety of clinical and non-clinical roles in sport & leisure, the NHS, and corporate occupational health.

  • Undertake comprehensive triages and management of common and complex MSK conditions at first presentation in primary care
  • Undertake physiotherapy assessment, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic injuries
  • Practise advanced clinical reasoning skills to form an accurate diagnosis and provide management plans to include further investigations, lifestyle and rehabilitation advice.
  • Complete referrals to secondary care, physiotherapy and other members of the MDT
  • Provide effective and professional advice
  • Ensure records on all individuals treated are kept up to date
What we’re looking for

We are looking for friendly individuals with professional, caring characters to join our supportive team in Nottingham. We expect that all of our team members display an enthusiasm to provide the very best care for each of their patients and understand the efforts to cope with the challenge that comes with their conditions.
You will also need to:

  • Hold a valid HCPC registration and CSP membership
  • Have effective communication and relationship building skills
  • Have a passion for Physiotherapy and its benefits
  • BSc in Physiotherapy
  • Three years experience as a qualified Physiotherapist
  • This role is subject to a DBS
What you can expect

At Response Physio, we understand the importance of value and belonging, which is why we offer a lot more than ‘just a job’. We encourage every employee from junior to senior roles to achieve their full potential with training, career development, supported wellbeing, team activities, rewards and recognition, open communication and many other desirable benefits.

We are incredibly proud to have a network of empowered employees, who collectively create a vibrant, enjoyable and supportive community striving for your personal and professional success. As part of our wellness programme, we also operate a flexible working culture, so you don’t have to be tied down to a full-time work schedule should you not want to. Currently, around 35% of our staff work part-time, including some who solely work evenings and weekends.
Enjoy a rewarding career with us, where your expertise makes meaningful change for many people’s lives. Read more about our benefits and company culture on our careers page.

About Response Physio & Sports Therapy

We are one of the leading providers of musculoskeletal (MSK) Physiotherapy and Occupational Health in the sport and leisure, NHS and corporate channels. We hold strong brand values of expertise, personalisation and convenience that define how we interact with our partners and customers.

With a national network of state-of-the-art clinics, a passionate team of highly experienced clinicians, and a centralised support team, we improve the lives of more than 1000 people per week with the delivery of effective MSK Physiotherapy. We are proud to have 17 clinics inside David Lloyd health clubs and 60 corporate and NHS satellite clinics. We not only provide face to face clinical services, but we also provide advanced digital health services through video calls, helping us to maintain the highest standards of care with the latest technologies and treatments.

Benefits & Perks
Available Job Vacancies

Our exciting job opportunities include MSK Physiotherapists & Sports Therapist positions within Sport & Leisure, MSK First Contact Practitioner positioners within the NHS and Occupational Health Physiotherapy positions within Corporate Wellbeing. We are currently looking for physios to join our teams in locations including Worcester, Gidea Park, Sidcup, Essex, Hampton, Hastings, Kings Hill, Newcastle, Kidbrooke Nottingham

Can’t see an opening close to you? Apply anyway! We will try our best to find a great fit.

How to Apply

We are always looking for the right people to join our dynamic team in locations across the UK including Nottingham, so if you are a professional, caring character, with the drive to raise awareness of the benefits of physiotherapy, we’d love to have you on our team.

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