Amputee specialist occupational therapist

Band 6

Main area
Therapy
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Tine 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
188-OTH581
Site
Southampton General Hospital
Town
Southampton
Salary
£26,565 - £35,577 pa
Closing
25/05/2018 23:59

As a regional centre of excellence, we are expanding our amputee service. We are excited to be recruiting a specialist band 6 occupational therapist to join our integrated therapy team.

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic occupational therapist who has a specialist interest in working with amputees. You need to be someone who is confident with complex clinical reasoning and decision making, comfortable working in a busy, acute environment, across hospital sites (Southampton General Hospital and Queen Alexandra Hospital) as well as in patients’ homes.

You will be working alongside experienced therapy colleagues, receive an in-depth induction and have monthly supervision with a band 7 occupational therapist. You will have the opportunity to contribute to in-service training, audits and service development projects.

To apply for this post, you must have a broad range of acute experience and be willing to work flexibly to cover weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis.

You will need to be able to drive and have access to a car in order to complete community visits and indicate this on your application.  

We would encourage anyone considering applying for this post to come for an informal visit and discussion. 

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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