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Band 7 Occupational Therapist


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Band 7 Occupational Therapist

Reference: 2103
Date posted: 12.05.2021
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Buckinghamshire
Temporary/ locum
£21.00 - £26.00 (Hourly)
Band 7
Sub-sector
Occupational therapy
Professions
Occupational therapist
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Description

Are you an enthusiastic and compassionate Occupational Therapist seeking a new role?

Our client is looking for a locum Occupational Therapist to join the community admission avoidance and supported discharge team at a well-established NHS trust, based in Buckinghamshire. The post is available to start as soon as possible, offering full time hours for an ongoing duration.

The role will include completing multifactorial assessments to identify goals and treatment plans, providing intervention such as issuing equipment and rehabilitation plans to improve functional independence.  The role includes working closely with the immediate MDT consisting of rehabilitation assistants, PTs, nurses and medicines management technician.

Therapist’s applying for this role must have:

  • HCPC registration as an Occupational Therapist
  • A relevant degree/qualification within Occupational Therapy
  • Knowledge of specialist equipment
  • Experience of working within a similar NHS setting
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience of working with older people is essential
  • A car driver is essential this is a community post and will be working in patient’s own homes.

Duties within this role will include:

  • Managing a clinical caseload
  • Writing accurate and detailed reports on patient progress
  • Working as part as a multidisciplinary team
  • Discharge planning
  • Assessments and provision of hoists and slings
  • Devising care plans with family members and/or carers
  • Develop rehabilitation programs to help rebuild lost skills and restore lost confidence

Why Pulse?

  • Support and advice from our team of friendly and dedicated consultants
  • Access to high-quality voluntary training
  • Different payment methods – PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella
  • Assistance with travel and accommodation
  • HireVue online interviews
  • ipoint – Electronic timesheet processing app
  • £300 Recommend a Friend bonus scheme*
  • Regional compliance team of trained phlebotomists
  • Daily payroll
  • Variety of work opportunities in the NHS and private sector

*terms and conditions apply

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