Occupational Therapist [Band 6 NHS Equivalent]

Recruiter
Vacancy Filler Limited
Location
Buckinghamshire
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Occupational Therapist 37.5 hours per week (full-time) Salary circa £27000 [NHS Band 6 Equivalent] dependent on experience Benefits include: pension; DBS paid; free onsite parking; generous holiday entitlement You can make a really positive difference and develop your skills in specialist clinical areas. Is this the sort of job you are looking for? As an Occupational Therapist for our client, you will join their friendly Therapy team and also learn from a broader multi-disciplinary team. Providing occupational therapy assessments and recommendations for residents of the Society, you will also play an important role in helping to promote and expand their occupational therapy services. You will receive support to be creative and innovative with opportunities to engage in research, whilst getting to know their clients well and follow through completely with interventions. You will promote best practice and optimal solutions, whilst developing specialist knowledge of epilepsy and associated conditions. You must have a BSc or Diploma qualification in Occupational Therapy and demonstrable post graduate clinical experience, including managing a clinical caseload, working with people with physical and learning disabilities and/or neurological conditions. Your excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and good clinical reasoning skills will enable you to carry out this role. Previous experience of working with people with epilepsy is desirable, but not essential. In return our client will offer you a competitive salary, a generous holiday entitlement and the chance to make a difference to the lives of people with epilepsy. You will work on their large site in the midst of beautiful countryside surroundings. They also offer comprehensive training and support, tailored to your needs. To apply please complete an application form, clearly explaining how you meet the person specification for this role. Closing date: 5 February 2018 A DBS Certificate is required for this position Our client is an equal opportunities employer Our client is registered as a Disability Confident Committed Employer (Level 1): if a candidate declares a disability and meets the minimum requirements of the role they will be considered for interview. How to Apply Please note that uploading your CV is the first stage of the application process. You will be sent an email with a link to complete an online application form, which you must complete to be considered.