Band 6 Occupational Therapist (OT) Job Hertfordshire
£29000 - £38000 per annum
JustOT are looking for an enthusiastic, skilled, Occupational Therapist, to join a wellestablished hospital in Hertfordshire. Our client is looking for a permanent OT to join their acute inpatient service and community service covering a selection of rotations. They are open to welcoming on board either a band 6 OT. Static positions are available, and the client is open to tier two sponsorship.
Occupational Therapist Job Hertfordshire £29,000 £38,000 per annum inc HCA Band 6 Acute & Community Tier 2 sponsorship available Start ASAP
The rotations are 6 months in duration and from an acute perspective currently consist of: Frailty Unit, A&E/Acute Admissions Unit, Care of the Elderly, and Medicine. From a community perspective they are likely to include a Discharge Home to Assess Rotation (Herts Valley wide) and a bed based rehabilitation rotation (Potters Bar). Static options are available if candidates are not keen to rotate.
The Trust is a busy acute district general hospital with most of the main caseload now centralised at the General Hospital site. As a trust they have a busy Accident and Emergency department and one of the largest Acute Assessment Units. This will allow you to gain experience in rapid therapy assessment to help support patients to the most appropriate place of care, as well as participate in avoidance of admission pathways.
The successful candidate will provide specialised assessment and treatment for patients with complex needs, and to provide expert advice, guidance and information to health and social care professionals, carers and relatives and other nonprofessionals.
The Hospital (where the majority of rotations are currently based) is within easy walking distance of the Metropolitan line (underground) and London Midland overland Train Station, which is a 20 minute journey away from London Euston.
To qualify for this role, you need: Degree level qualification in Occupational Therapy or equivalent. HCPC Registered Proven experience as an Occupational Therapist in any of the areas outlined Evidence of Continued Professional Development and reflective practice
Benefits Annual Leave Pension Scheme Training and Development courses Course Funding Support *InService training opportunities
Tier 2 sponsorship is offered to applicants outside the EU, so feel to apply if you have relevant experience.
For more information, including a full job description, please contact Everton on 0207 613 7573
Posted 139 days ago