Occupational Therapist Band 6

Willing Care Recruitment
£34189 - £35528 per annum
27 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are looking for a dynamic Occupational Therapist with the necessary skills, experience and vision to work as part of the OT team at our client's hospital in Worthing. Salary: Band 6 depending on experience (£35,528-£34189) Hours: 37.5 hours per week. 4 days would be considered Annual Leave: 25 days FTE plus bank holiday entitlement Location: Worthing Our client provides a multi-disciplinary approach to the care and slow stream rehabilitation of those with neurological and medical disabilities, with many residents having served with H.M. forces. The Occupational Therapist band 6 role within the hospital is diverse and varied. You will be a qualified and HCPC registered OT, have experience working within a multi-disciplinary environment and be able to demonstrate your commitment to effective team working. Preferably you will also have experience working in a neuro rehab setting. We are looking for a person with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written who is proficient using various computer systems and programmes. The successful candidate needs to be a good manager of time with the ability to work under their own initiative whilst being a good team player. Essential Occupational Therapist Skills and Qualifications BSc or Diploma in Occupational Therapy Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Evidence of recent and relevant CPD training eg Neurological Conditions, Care of Older people At least 2 years post graduate experience. Experience of MDT working Ability to assess for appropriate aids, wheelchairs and seating Ability to carry out standardised cognitive assessments Excellent communication and team-working skills Prioritisation and caseload management skills This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66715667