OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

Recruiter
NHS Fife
Location
Windygates
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
FIFE HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE PARTNERSHIP
CAMERON HOSPITAL, WINDYGATES
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST
REF NO: FW484/10/17AC
SALARY: £22,440 - £29,034
BAND 5 - HOURS: 37.5

An opportunity has arisen for a clinician to join our established and continually developing rehabilitation service to older people.

You will have responsibility for management of a caseload with complex care needs including frailty and dementia. This will require sound clinical reasoning, communication and organisation skills. You will contribute to a range of local and service initiatives primarily with in patients but with a view to forging stronger links and more integrated working practices with community resources and mental health services. You will be responsible for the clinical supervision of support staff through time and will be expected to assist in training of staff.

There may be occasions where you will be required to work in one of the other community hospital sites within the East Division, therefore the ability to travel throughout the area is essential.

Future evening and weekend work will be part of the ongoing developments.

Our service offers regular supervision, PDP and supports training opportunities.

For informal enquiries please contact Pamela Duffy, Team Lead Occupational Therapist, or email

*Please note: All interview letters are now being sent by e-mail. Please ensure you include the correct e-mail address on your application and check your e-mail regularly including your spam folder.

A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.

NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right to work in the UK in their application. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK), European Community (EC) or European Economic Area National please state the visa category under which you are legally entitled to work in the UK on your application form and the expiry date of your leave to remain in the UK.

Application forms can be downloaded from , saved to your PC and returned to the recruitment team by email attachment. You can also request an application pack by email quoting the job reference number.

Our email address is

We will acknowledge all returned application forms within 24 hours of receipt.

We do not accept CV applications. Applications may be considered on a job share basis.

CLOSING DATE: 12 NOON ON 9TH JANUARY 2018