Band 6 Occupational Therapist – Neurological Rehabilitation Unit

Location: Southampton  |  Hampshire  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Mathew Gaukrodger
Job Reference: 36235
Salary: £24 - £25
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

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Seven Healthcare is looking for an Occupational Therapist (Band 6) to fill an exclusive opportunity in Southampton.

The role:

As a OT you will be responsible in w ork as part of multi-professional neurological team, in close collaboration with other relevant services/agencies e.g. acute stroke unit, community rehab teams, virtual wards, rapid response etc.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage caseload of clients within the ward or community setting and oversee caseload for rehabilitation assistants.
  • Undertake assessment and treatment of clients within a ward or community setting, who may have complex / and or chronic presentation requiring specialist skills, and determine profession specific and multidisciplinary rehabilitation interventions.
  • Plan and implement comprehensive programmes of intervention for clients who require intensive rehabilitation in the ward or community.
  • To manage and organise the teams caseload when the team leader is absent e.g. attending ward rounds and patient assessments at SUHT, scheduling work for self and other team members, providing specialist advise to team members and external agencies

Applicant Requirements:

Qualifications: Degree in Occupational Therapy.

Evidence of Post Graduate training.

Experience: Respect the confidentiality and privacy of patients and staff at all time – Health and Safety.

To comply with all aspects of the health and safety policies and to participate in mandatory training as required.

Maintain at all times a safe working environment and report any issues of concern as appropriate.

Compliance: HCPC Registration.

Travel: Full driving license and access to a car is essential as you must be able to travel to the various sites.

Hours: Full time, Monday – Friday.

Working with Seven Healthcare:

Established in 2011, Seven Healthcare is a leading provider of Healthcare professionals to public and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of Healthcare; including Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Podiatrists, Paediatric Audiologists and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.