Band 6 Paediatric Occupational Therapist - East Lancashire

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Are you an empathetic Occupational Therapist who has experience within Paediatrics?

Pulse is now seeking a band 6 Occupational Therapist to work within a paediatric service at an innovative NHS trust in Lancashire. The post is available to start as soon as possible, offering full time hours per week for an initial three-month duration.

To be considered for this role applying therapists must have previous experience of working within a paediatric setting. You will be working with a varied caseload of children who have complex needs. 

Some duties within this post will include: 

• Ensuring that young people are prepared for the transition to adult life 
• Fine motor assessments 
• Managing own caseload efficiently 
• Treating patients with complex needs, learning difficulties or biomechanical problems
• Liaising with other healthcare professionals 

Skills and experience needed: 

• Relevant degree/qualifications in occupational therapy 
• Current HCPC registration 
• Previous experience working within a Paediatric service
• Encouraging attitude 
• Ability to think outside the box 
• Be compassionate and empathetic 
• Good team work skills 

What next?

If you are an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist that has excellent communication and rapport building skills, then please apply today or contact a member of our team for more information.

Why Pulse?

• First class support and advice from our experienced consultants’ team 
• Different payment options – PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella
• £300 recommend a friend bonus scheme*
• Daily payroll
• iPoint – Electronic timesheet processing app
• HireVue online interviews
• Access to high-quality voluntary training
• Variety of opportunities in both NHS and private sectors 
• Regional compliance team of trained phlebotomist’s 
• Streamlined compliance process utilising new technology 
*terms and conditions apply 

Not for you but know the ideal Occupational Therapist?

If you are registered with Pulse and recommend a friend to us, you can earn £300 per recommendation, once they have worked over 200 hours*.


Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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