Senior OT – Orthopaedics - Static

NHS AfC: Band 6

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Occupational Therapy
NHS AfC: Band 6
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Frimley Park Hospital
£27,893-£37,259 pa inclusive of HCAS
19/07/2018 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.

The Occupational Therapy Team at Frimley Park Hospital have an exciting opportunity for a Senior OT with a special interest in Orthopaedics.

The post would suit an enthusiastic Senior Occupational Therapist looking to work in a challenging and dynamic fast-paced service. They will work closely with the MDT to ensure excellent standards of care and enable patients to return home safely whenever possible. We are therefore looking for applicants who are highly motivated and share these values, to come and work with us to provide top class patient care.

The role aims to ensure all patients receive appropriate assessment, treatment and rehabilitation across ITU, inpatient wards and an outpatient setting and includes both trauma and elective work.

A flexible working approach is essential and the post holder needs to be able to undertake weekend working as we provide a seven day service.

As an employer of choice, Frimley Health has plenty to offer and by joining us it’s your chance to be part of a team that’s offering outstanding care to our local community. Our Occupational Therapy department is forward-thinking, welcoming, friendly and supportive. It has a great team ethic and is somewhere that people are proud to work.

Joining our senior team you will expand and develop your clinical and leadership skills. To help you realise your full potential we offer support which includes, clinical supervision from a senior OT, peer review, regular departmental and Trust-wide peer-support meetings, opportunities for internal and external training, service development and integration, and Research and Development.

Our broad and varied workload offers every opportunity to further your experience and our location is great - within 1 hour commuting of London.  In fact, no other department will offer you more.


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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

To find out more about our great career package, please contact Tanya Trussler

Occupational Therapy Site Manager on 01276 604026


If you have problems applying, contact

01276 526281