Occupational Therapist

Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
Romsey ICT
£27,055 to £32,934 pa
Closing date
4 Oct 2022

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Occupational Therapist
Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
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Occupational Therapist

Community Post B5

Salary- £25,655- £31,534

Are you an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist who would like to be part of a dynamic and forward thinking team?

Do you enjoy the challenge of a wide variety of work?

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Romsey Therapy Team to appoint an enthusiastic occupational therapist to work in an integrated team. Our focus is patient driven carrying out holistic assessment and providing a rehabilitation approach.

The role is community based, visiting people in their own homes or clinic setting. We prevent hospital admissions, support patients discharged from hospital, to promote self-management for patients with long term conditions and palliative care.

We are currently working to develop and expand the delivery of D2A (discharge to assess) and UCR (Urgent community response) model of care whilst continuing to deliver rehabilitation to adults living in the area who have long-term or complex health needs.

The post holder will provide skilled occupational Therapy interventions and individual holistic assessments to patients within their home whilst supporting the other Therapists’ to manage the team on a day to day basis.

The integrated care team is a supportive team and would suit someone interested in integrated working and wanting to achieve the best for their patients. They will work within a multi -professional team to co-ordinate individualized patient care whilst maximizing individual’s health and social care rehabilitation.

We are looking for a skilled and motivated practitioner who is dynamic and keen to work as part of a team to achieve the best for patients. The successful candidates will need to have good communication skills, the ability to work well as team members and be able to demonstrate good time management and prioritisation skills. The post holder will participate in the development, training and support of the multi professional team and students. In return Southern Health offer training opportunities to support ongoing career development.

Applicants must be qualified stated registered occupational therapist and have full access to a vehicle for work and possession of a full driving license is essential.

Hours- 37.5 hours per week, to be willing to work flexibly to support our 7-day service model.

Location- Romsey Integrated Community Care Team, Romsey hospital, Winchester Road, Romsey SO51 7ZA.

For any further information please contact Cheryl Miller- Therapy Lead – 07766731572/ 0300 121 0173

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