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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/01/2021.

Specialist Occupational Therapist

Job Reference: 824-HERTS-4202

Employer:
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Department:
Occupational Therapy
Location:
L5 Herts Potters Bar Unit, London
Salary:
£32,933 - £39,681 pa inc HCAS

Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster - and Hertfordshire.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.


The current vacancy is based at Potters Bar, however there are alternative rehab units across West Herts – in Garston North Watford and Hemel Hempstead with a need to cross cover

Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster - and Hertfordshire.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.

Are you looking to develop your Occupational Therapy skills in inpatient rehabilitation. We currently have two full time vacancies on our rehabilitation wards; one based at Potters Bar Community Hospital and another at Hemel Hempstead General Hospital. These roles offer an excellent opportunity to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team delivering client centered evidence based care in a general rehab ward.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a supportive and innovative multi-disciplinary team where you can develop your rehabilitation skills in a variety of conditions such as orthopaedics, amputees, elderly care and general medical conditions. You will have a role developing your Occupational Therapy practice and deliver evidence based rehabilitation and assessments to a variety of patients with diverse needs. You will have the opportunity to supervise junior staff, rehabilitation assistants and students, as well as partaking in audit and service improvement projects.

We would consider full time or part time applicants for this post

We strongly encourage applications from all sections of the community including: disabled people, those from black and minority ethnic backgrounds and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

If you are ready to join our team then we are waiting to receive your application!

For further details / informal visits contact:

Alison Wiesner

Occupational Therapy Lead

Holywell Rehab Unit

Alison.wiesner@nhs.net




Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:

  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Single occupancy accommodation in Central London – (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
  • Support with gaining your driving license *T&C’s apply
  • Car lease scheme *T&C’s apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career

At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BME and LGBT networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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