Band 5 Occupational Therapist - Neurology Team

Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum, pro rata
Closing date
25 Sep 2023

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Mental health
Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you interested in starting or developing your occupational therapy career in the interesting and varied area of neuropsychiatry? We are looking for an occupational therapist who is compassionate, inclusive and committed, to join our outpatient occupational therapy team for the West Midlands area and work alongside our experienced Band 6 Occupational Therapists and other members of the multi-disciplinary team.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for someone with an interest and preferably experience in neurology or mental health settings. As part of this role, you will be responsible for providing occupational therapy assessment and intervention for a defined caseload, both individually and supporting our online and face-to-face group programme. You will be working in a variety of settings, including the Barberry National Centre for Mental Health, in the community or in people's homes.

About us

Welcome to Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust. Our 4000 clinical and support staff help us to improve mental health wellbeing and meet the needs of the 70,000 people we serve each year. We provide a range of mental healthcare services across Birmingham and Solihull, as well as specialised services nationally. We also offer medical, nursing and psychology training and are proud of our international reputation for both research and innovation.

Our population is culturally diverse, characterised in places by high levels of deprivation which create an increasing demand for our services and a necessity for us to make sure everyone can access the help they need. We are a team of compassionate, inclusive and committed people working together to provide excellent care to support our community. If you are looking for a place to belong, where you can make a real difference to people's lives, join our team where our warm welcome is waiting for you.

Job description

Job responsibilities

For further information about the main responsibilities please view the attached job description and person specification.

We highly recommend you submit your application as soon as possible, this post may close earlier than the indicated closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received.

Person Specification



  • Eligible for or has HCPC membership


  • Previous experience of mental health or neurology setting

Employer details

Employer name

Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust


The Barberry, National Centre for Mental Health

25 Vincent Drive, Edgbaston


B15 2SY

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