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Occupational Therapist / Physiotherapist Wheelchair and Special Seating Service - Band 6

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Wheelchair and Special Seating
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 Hours Per Week
Job ref
339-ALX1477-A
Site
Bristol Centre for Enablement
Town
Bristol
Salary
£31,365 - £37,890 per annum
Closing
09/08/2020 23:59

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Wheelchair Therapist - Band 6 

Do you want to further your skills and experience in the field of wheelchairs and postural management?

We have a rare vacancy within our team of highly specialised Wheelchair Therapists for a Band 6 Therapist. This may be either an Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist who has the right knowledge and experience.

We would like to find a motivated therapist with a wide range of experiences including some wheelchair knowledge to join our team. The current team is a mixture of Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Rehabilitation Engineers and support staff.

The service is commissioned by local Clinical Commissioning Groups and covers a large area of the South West.

Assessment and provision of buggies, wheelchairs and associated accessories happens within our purpose built centre at Cribbs Causeway in Bristol and within a number of community settings. You will be required to work individually with clients and as part of a wider team. There will be opportunities for CPD and for training and development within North Bristol Trust and within this team.

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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

Kirsty-Ann Cutler - Clinical Manager

Wheelchair and Special Seating Service

Bristol Centre for Enablement

Highwood Pavillions

Jupiter Road

Patchway

Bristol

BS34 5BW

0117 414 4900

wheelchairs@nbt.nhs.uk