Specialist Occupational Therapist - Permanent - Central London

Posted 05 October 2022
Salary £40000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Stroke/neurological OTOccupational Therapy Jobs

Job description

Maxxima’s permanent team are recruiting for a Specialist Occupational Therapist Rotational to be based in Central London. This is an exciting opportunity to join a prestigious private hospital in London.

As an autonomous practitioner within a multidisciplinary team, the specialist Occupational Therapist will assess, treat and manage their own caseload developing specialist occupational therapy skills in neurosciences.

The role will predominantly cover our neuro-rehabilitation and neurosurgery services providing highly effective, innovative and evidenced based therapy provision. It will also offer some clinical support to other specialties for example orthopaedics and general surgery.

Location: Central London

Employment Type: Permanent, Full-time

Hrs: 7 day working pattern, respiratory on calls, each team have shifts either 8am-1600, 10:00-18:00 and only on ortho the additional 12:00- 20:00

What’s in it for you?
  • Salary: £40’000 dependent on experience + Benefits
On a typical day you will:
  • Be responsible for all aspects of your work including safe and effective management of clinical and non-clinical caseloads
  • Effectively apply clinical reasoning to assess, progress, adapt and treat patients seeking guidance at appropriate times to ensure safe and effective care
  • Be able to identify risk within clinical setting including potential safety issues around care and discharge and communicate this effectively with support as appropriate.
  • Educate and train occupational therapists and other MDT members with innovation and passion around the role of occupational therapy and rehabilitation.
  • Take a proactive lead in using routine outcome measures to improve patient care
  • Provide highly supportive supervision and coaching to other Caregivers and students
What will you need to succeed in this role?

  • Degree in relevant AHP area
  • Post-graduation experience and education in occupational therapy and the areas of cognition and challenging behaviour
  • Evidence of training / experience in appraisal, supervision of other Caregivers/students
  • Evidence of continuous professional / academic development relevant to clinical field
What are the next steps?
If the role sounds like the perfect fit for you, please apply now.

If you are interested in registering with us, would like to know more about this position or simply discuss any other opportunities we have, we would love to hear from you.

Feel free to contact Charlotte Oliver on 02077498280 or charlotte.oliver@maxximagroup.com

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