An excellent opportunity is available for an Occupational Therapist, to join an outstanding Community team in Gravesend and Sheppey.
The job role is to work as a specialised Community Occupational Therapist within the Community Therapies Team, responding to referrals from a variety of sources, across the Gravesend and Sheppey areas.
A valid driver's license is essential for this role.
The successful post holder will be responsible for their own caseload, and continuously providing a high standard of care and Occupational Therapy services. They will work with patients who have diverse and often extremely complex conditions, and it's therefore essential to have postgraduate experience in physical health.
Aspects of the full role will include:
- Assessing, planning and delivering patient centred care
- Preventing Hospital Admissions
- Facilitating timely discharge
- Maximising function and quality of life
- Diploma/Degree in Occupational Therapy
- HCPC registration
- Experience of student and junior supervision
- Ability to independently travel, to manage a community caseload (Gravesend & Sheppey areas)
This post is advertised as Band 5-6, and the salary offered will be dependent on your skills and experience.
You will receive full NHS benefits, including an attractive annual leave allowance, Pension and additional training & CPD opportunities.
If you would like to apply for this job, CLICK APPLY to send your CV direct to us.
Otherwise, please call 0114 275 7421 for more info, or a confidential chat, and ask for Shaney.
What can you expect by joining Chase Medical?
Expert advice on anything Primary Care related, market trends, progression and CPD etc.
One-to-one Interview Coaching for permanent applications
Flexible, 'no-minimum' shift policy - work when YOU want
Excellent rates of pay for locum shifts and we also negotiate salary on your behalf to secure you that pay rise you deserve!
We also offer CASH REWARDS for referrals - so please do let any friends or colleagues know if they'd be suited to this role!
Give us a call today, with no obligation to join, just a friendly chat with one of our expert team members, to discuss what you want in a new role/opportunity.