Lead Occupational Therapist (Rehab) - Permanent

Posted 26 January 2024
Salary £48000 per annum
LocationLondon
Job type Permanent
Discipline Community OTOccupational Therapy Jobs
Reference52498
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

Maxxima have recently partnered with one of the UK’s specialist provider of diagnostic and healthcare solutions. We are currently looking for an experienced As a Lead Occupational Therapist, who can provide overall support for the clinical leadership of the service. This post is based in London, which is easily accessible via public transport.

About the role:
As a Lead Occupational Therapist, you will coordinate the daily operational activities of the Occupational Therapy department on the acute neurorehabilitation unit.

 What’s in it for you as a Lead Occupational Therapist:
  • 25 days holiday each year (plus bank holidays) increasing with service, with option to buy or sell leave to suit you
  • Private Healthcare Insurance for treatment at our leading hospitals
  • Private pension contribution which increases with length of service
  • Season Ticket Loan and Cycle to Work scheme
  • Group Life Assurance from day one
  • Critical illness cover
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay
  • Corporate staff discount for all facilities including Maternity packages
  • Comprehensive range of flexible health, protection and lifestyle benefits to suit you
  • Discounts with over 800 major retailers
Your main responsibilities as a Lead Occupational Therapist:
  • Work closely with the AHP Manager and other therapy leads to establish and promote the delivery of high-quality treatment
  • Manage a defined clinical case load and provide high quality treatment to patients, within the context of an Interdisciplinary rehabilitation team within both an inpatient and outpatient setting
  • Provide clinical support to junior staff including Senior 1 and Senior 2 Occupational Therapists and Therapy assistants on the rehabilitation unit
What we are looking for in a Lead Occupational Therapist:
  • Honours Degree in Occupational Therapy (or equivalent)
  • Current registered member of Health Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Specialist knowledge and application of OT assessments and interventions relevant to a neurologically impaired client group
  • Ability to work autonomously and set own priorities
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Maintenance of up to date knowledge re developments in the field of neurology and   rehabilitation as pertaining to your field of work
  • Membership of the College of Occupational Therapy
Why work with Maxxima?
  • Knowledgeable, dedicated and vastly experienced Permanent Team with longstanding professional relationships with multiple clients
  • Access to exclusive vacancies through our numerous Master Vendor trusts across the country
  • Vacancies outside of NHS Rate caps with our private sector agreements
  • Access to International roles outside of England and the United Kingdom
Please note: 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.

Next steps:
If you are interested to hear more, either hit the APPLY NOW button or reach out to Shanice on 02033986694 or Shanice.Chapman@maxximagroup.com