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Rotational Occupational Therapist

Band 5

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Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Rotational NPH
£25,681 - £33,058 per annum inclusive
20/02/2018 23:59

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

Rotational Post
This post is rotational across Northwick Park Hospital and Central Middlesex Hospital.
Rotations are across Med/Surg, Elderly Care, Acute Assessment Unit, Stroke, Community Services and Orthopaedics

Static Post is non rotational based at CMH hospital working with the elderly and neuro team

The successful candidate will be required:

• To work as a qualified occupational therapist across six monthly rotations in different areas of practice, guided and supported by specialist senior staff within each rotation .
• . The teams are led by a highly specialist occupational therapist and there is strong multidisciplinary working. Teaching is provided on a regular basis
• To work as a qualified occupational therapist
• To be an autonomous practitioner assessing patients, defining treatment needs in relation to occupational therapy and carrying out this treatment for own caseload, maintaining clinical records.
• To be responsible for own continuous professional development building on previous experience enabling further development of clinical and managerial competencies.
• To be involved in audit.
• To take part in the weekend and Bank Holiday occupational therapy service.

The Trust Offers:
• A post-graduate centre with excellent facilities, including a multi-disciplinary library
• In-service training programmes
• Development through IPR and CPD

No smoking policyPositive about disabled people

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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Further details / informal visits contact

Tel: 020 8869 3002 or via email: sandra.edel@nhs.net

If you have problems applying, contact

020 88692176