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Occupational Therapist - Band 6

Band 6

Main area
Core Clinical Services
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
339-GAR8795
Site
Southmead Hospital
Town
Bristol
Salary
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum pro rata
Closing
25/01/2018 23:59

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Please note that this job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. So if you are interested, please apply for this vacancy as soon as you can.


 

Occupational Therapist, NHS, Bristol, to £35,577 + excellent NHS benefits

An Occupational Therapist is required by one of the UK’s largest NHS Hospital Trusts. Based at Southmead Hospital with a basic salary of up to £35,577 + excellent NHS benefits, you will be responsible for provision of occupational therapy to inpatients within medicine/complex care.

WHY APPLY? This Occupational Therapist position is a fantastic opportunity to take on a role with:

  • An interesting and challenging caseload
  • Excellent facilities including a therapy room and ADL kitchen alongside the ward
  • Collaborative multi-disciplinary team working with close links to community partners
  • Good support and development opportunities, facilitating your CPD.

And not to mention the opportunity to further develop your professional career path within one of the UK's largest NHS Trusts (£550m turnover and 7000+ staff), all whilst working with fantastic bunch of colleagues and making the world a better place working for the NHS!

THE ROLE: As an Occupational Therapist, your responsibilities will include:

  • Provision of high standard occupational therapy to inpatients referred to the team, using specialised skills to provide a comprehensive service to patients.
  • Supervision of junior and support staff.
  • Training of occupational therapy students on practice placement.
  • Participation in the planning, development and evaluation of services within the specialty team, holding responsibility for defined projects.

YOU: The successful Occupational Therapist will have:

  • A Degree or Diploma in Occupational Therapy
  • Post registration experience as an Occupational Therapist, preferably within the specialty and/or acute work.
  • Evidence of continuous professional development
  • Skills in supervision

Closing date: 25th January 2018 – Apply now! Or contact Anne Barraud on anne.barraud@nbt.nhs.uk  or on 0117 4147643 if you have further questions.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Anne Barraud
anne.barraud@nbt.nhs.uk
0117 4147643

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0117 414 5973