Specialised Occupational Therapist - Harrow

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust.
12 Feb 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Main area
Inpatients and Community ServiceGrade
Band 6Contract
26.5 HRS Per WeekJob ref

Edgware Community HospitalTown
£21,588 to £28,340 PA inc. HCASClosing
20/02/2018 23:59

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust works across nine London boroughs and Hertfordshire. We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.

Are you looking to develop your Occupational Therapy skills in community rehabilitation. This role offers an excellent opportunity to work as part of a multi-disciplinary teams delivering client centered evidence based care.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Barnet Intermediate Care Service a based at Edgware Community Hospital. You will have a role developing your Occupational Therapy practice and deliver evidence based rehabilitation for clients in their own homes, residential and care homes, community facilities, and community hospitals. And will need you to build and maintain key relationships with referrers to the services across CLCH including the community Falls Prevention Service, Stroke and Rehabilitation Units, Parkinson’s Unit, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases team, Learning Disabilities, Falls Services, Early Stroke Discharge Team, Wheelchair services and Musculoskeletal Outpatient services. This post will be responsible for the supervision of junior staff, rehabilitation assistants and students, participate in any audit or development being undertaken by the service.
CLCH offers a variety of training opportunities to clinical staff and is committed in supporting continuous professional development of their workforce and offer regular in-services and CPD opportunities. The post is supported by Highly Specialist Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists, a Team lead for each rotation, and the Operational Manager for Barnet Intermediate Care Service or Inpatient Rehabilitation.

Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours. We offer a range of benefits that include accommodation loans, season travel tickets, childcare assistance, cycle to work schemes and much more.

To have a full look at our benefits and what it’s like working for us please go here: www.clch.nhs.uk/staffbenefits

At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BME and LGBT networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.

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