Senior Inpatient Occupational Therapist (Bank)

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Market related
12 Mar 2014
09 Apr 2014
SYS-6652-68
Contract

Senior Inpatient Occupational Therapist (Bank) - The Alexandra Hospital.

We have an opportunity for a Bank Senior Inpatient Occupational Therapist to work within our inpatient therapy service based in the Alexandra hospital, Cheadle.

The successful applicant will have experience in treatment of inpatients in orthopaedics and general surgery and medicine. The post holder will be expected to partake in functional assessments in ward, pre-admission clinic and patients’ home environments.

The successful candidate will be able to work flexible hours to meet service provision demands during the week and/or weekend work.

Please indicate on your application whether you are available to work week, weekend or both.

As part of the therapy team, the successful candidate will be able to:-

  • Manage a clinical caseload, providing a high standard of assessment and treatment
  • Provide excellent customer service and promote a professional and caring environment
  • Provide occupational therapy assessment, treatment and onward referral for a wide range of clinical specialities.

To be successful you must be a member of the British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT) and registration must also be held with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) with current knowledge of their codes and guidelines and their implications for practice.

At interview, the Line Manager will be looking for good interpersonal and communication skills; confidence in dealing with people, a proven track record in working independently and handling issues and material of a confidential nature.

For more details, please see role profile attached, and if interested, then please click the 'Apply Now' link provided.