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Band 6 – Occupational Therapist – Pulmonary Rehab – Manchester

Reference: 12100
Date posted: 18.04.2023
Job details
Greater Manchester
Temporary/ locum
Band 6
Specialism
Occupational therapy
Sub specialism
Occupational therapist
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Description

An exciting opportunity has become available for a locum Band 6 Occupational Therapist to be part of our client’s team within an NHS Trust located in Manchester. The post is available for the appointed therapist to start as soon as possible working full time hours with the placement due to end on 31.07.23.

The successful Occupational therapist will be working with a pulmonary rehab caseload so they must have previous experience running exercise classes for pulmonary rehab patients as well as experience managing own workload. The applying Occupational therapist should also have experience with providing education for lung disease.

Applying therapists will need:

  • HCPC registration as an Occupational Therapist
  • Bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy
  • Previous experience working in a similar setting
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to develop rapport with service users
  • Good problem solving skills

The candidate’s duties will include:

  • Working with people of all ages to help them overcome the effects of disability caused by physical or psychological illness, ageing or accident
  • Working with a client to help them achieve a fulfilled and satisfied state in life
  • Supporting carers and families
  • Assessing and providing equipment to aid rehabilitation and improve quality of life, ensuring that appropriate instruction and safety awareness is given
  • Being professionally and legally responsible for all aspects of own work, including management of patients and other professional activities
  • Undertake therapy assessments and continually develop a high service for patients

Why Pulse?

  • Different payment methods – PAYE/PSC/LTD and Umbrella
  • HireVue online interviews
  • Variety of opportunities in both NHS and private sectors (which are not affected by IR35)
  • Up to £300 recommend a friend bonus scheme*
  • Daily payroll
  • Access to high-quality voluntary training
  • Access to exclusive job opportunities
  • Support and advice from our friendly and dedicated team of consultants
  • Regional compliance team of trained phlebotomists

*Terms and Conditions apply

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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.

We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.

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