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Band 7 Occupational Therapist - Care of the Elderly - London

London, Greater London, England


Our client is looking for a Band 7 Occupational Therapist to join the Elderly Care Medical team at a well-established NHS trust, based in London. The post is available to start as soon as possible, offering full time hours per week for an ongoing period.

  • You will be responsible for assessing and treating acute inpatients within a medical & care of the elderly acute surge ward setting.

  • The successful candidate will also need to have experience in discharge planning from an acute hospital setting, to be considered for the role.

  • Duties within this role will include:

  • Assessments and provision of hoists and slings

  • Develop rehabilitation programs to help rebuild lost skills and restore lost confidence

  • Devising care plans with family members and/or carers

  • Discharge planning

  • Managing a clinical caseload

  • Working as part as a multidisciplinary team

  • Writing accurate and detailed reports on patient progress

  • Skills and experience needed:

  • Experience of working within a similar role

  • HCPC registration

  • Knowledge of specialist equipment

  • The relevant degree/qualifications

  • In return, Pulse can offer you:

  • Access to high-quality voluntary training

  • Assistance with travel and accommodation

  • Daily payroll

  • Different payment methods – PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella

  • HireVue online interviews

  • Regional compliance team of trained phlebotomists

  • Support and advice from our team of friendly and dedicated consultants

  • Variety of work opportunities in the NHS and private sector (which is not affected by IR35)

  • £300 Recommend a Friend bonus scheme*

  • *terms and conditions apply

  • Not for you but know the ideal candidate?

  • If you are registered with Pulse and recommend a friend to us, you can earn a £300 bonus per recommendation, once they have worked over 200 hours*.

Posted 18 days ago

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