Senior Community Occupational Therapist

Band 6

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Community Occupational Therapist
Band 6
37.5 hour/week. (30 hours part-time considered)
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Fleet Hospital
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum (Pro Rata)
22/01/2018 23:59

Frimley Health is a Trust where great care and great careers go hand in hand. We’re three hospitals working closely with each other and with the communities we serve in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Buckinghamshire  - our organisation has brought Heatherwood and Wexham hospitals into the fold of Frimley Park Hospital and its wider community services.

You’ll find the highest standards of clinical excellence across our locations and a friendly, supportive, open culture that brings everyone together. For our team it means a great day-to-day working experience – in a Trust with strong leadership, a clear sense of direction and an exciting vision for the future. The investment and changes ahead make this an exciting place to be. You can play your part in delivering exceptional patient care, while continuing to grow, develop and progress through first class learning and training.

An opportunity to work in a committed and enthusiastic Community Occupational Therapy Team.

We work closely within an MDT which includes community physiotherapists, nurses, mental health services and the voluntary sector.

The team delivers occupational therapy interventions in the community to the population of Hart & Rushmoor in North East Hampshire.

You will hold a varied caseload including upporting patient at the End of Life, manual handling, falls prevention and rehabilitation (both physical and cognitive)

The post is suitable for OTs looking to progress their career. Support will be given to develop skills and expertise. We have a robust clinical supervision structure and regular in –service training. The role includes responsibilities to support and develop junior staff and therapy assistants.

Our local CCG are involved with an NHS England Vanguard initiative which is developing new integrated models of delivering care combining multi organisational services. This offers an exciting opportunity to promote the role and strengths of OT in improving health outcomes for our local community.

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Applicant requirements

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

Alison Jones, Therapy Team Lead
Tel: 01252 813802

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01252 649085