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Bank Level 7 Highly Specialist Occupational Therapist (Childrens)

Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
£23.41 an hour per hour (inc. WTD pay) + enhancements
Closing date
9 Oct 2023
The World doesn't need Superheroes, it needs Incredible People!

Do you want to support the NHS in these unprecedented times?

Are you passionate about care and looking for flexible working with weekly pay and NHS pension scheme membership?

Do you want the opportunity to work in a large, diverse organisation that promotes values of being Caring, Open, Respectful, Responsible and Inclusive?

Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (BCHC) are seeking to recruit enthusiastic Bank Level 7 Paediatric Occupational Therapists with well-developed assessment skills and holistic client - centred practice to join our community team for flexible working opportunities via Temporary Staffing.
  • Are you a dynamic, enthusiastic and highly motivated Paediatric Occupational Therapist excited about working in a friendly and innovative team?
  • Are you passionate about working with children?
  • Do you want to be part of a friendly and supportive Multidisciplinary Team?
  • Do you want to work with a range of multicultural communities and be part of an inclusive Trust which is keen to reduce inequalities?

Main duties of the job

You will work across the whole city of Birmingham, in a range of community settings, including mainstream schools, nurseries, special schools, homes, health centres and children's centres.

The role provides Occupational Therapy at a highly specialist level, working in partnership with other agencies and disciplines to support in the holistic assessment, diagnosis and intervention for children and young people known to the service.

This uses the tiered model approach when making clinical decisions regarding the pathway of care for children and young people within the Birmingham area.

You will carry out specialist assessments in service area, developing and implementing a range of programmes of care and treatment, to meet the needs of the clients, families and their environments in accordance with agreed pathways and in line with the tiered model of service delivery and usespecialist knowledge to inform clinical judgments and decision making for highly complex cases including decisions to discharge.

About us

BCHC provide high quality community and specialist services within Birmingham and the West Midlands. We deliver over 100 clinical services, out in people's homes and in over 200 healthcare settings for adults, children, people with learning disabilities, those with rehabilitation needs and also dental services. One of our key objectives is to be 'a great place to work'enabling everyone within the organisation to be the best that they can be.

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  • Also ensure all sections of the application form are completed fully particularly that you provide full details of all referees including business email address, telephone contact details and postal address.

Job description

Job responsibilities

For further information on the role, please see the attached assignment briefs
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Person Specification



  • QualificationTrainingEducation



  • Experience



  • Overall Skills

Essential - must score both to continue


  • Without justifiable acknowledgement, no gaps in employment and/or no period of time not in healthcare over 18 months
  • Driving Licence and Access to Vehicle

Employer details

Employer name

Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS FT




B7 4BN

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