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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/02/2020.

Occupational Therapist, Band 5/6

Job Reference: 184-BWGEN61

Employer:
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Occupational Therapy
Location:
Wincanton
Salary:
£24,214 to 37,267 per annum (pro rata(

Do you want to be part of an exciting community rehabilitation team?

We are looking for a full time band 5 or a part time band 6 (30 hours) You will find the Band 6 job description under additional documents.

Are you an enthusiastic, motivated and compassionate Occupational Therapist looking to join the Integrated Rehabilitation Team based at Wincanton Community Hospital?

The role will provide person centred rehabilitation and discharge planning to the ward, and continue the goal focused approach into the community. The team already consists of Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Rehabilitation Assistants.

This position will provide the opportunity to develop holistic cognitive, environment & functional assessment skills in community rehabilitation, across a variety of conditions. It also provides opportunity to further develop your skills and enhance the Occupational Therapist you wish to become!

As part of this role you must have outstanding communication skills, team working skills, and a passion to work as part of developing multi-disciplinary teams.

So if you are passionate about person centred rehabilitation, want to experience community working and continue to develop your skills come and join our team!

If you are interested in applying for this post and would like an informal face to face discussion and the opportunity to be shown around our services please do not hesitate to give us a call.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Nicola Mead

Professional Lead for Occupational Therapy

Team Leader for Yeovil Integrated Rehabilitation Team

Email: Nicola.mead@sompar.nhs.uk

Mob: 07768093398

*If you are looking at Returning to Practice, we'd like to hear from you!* 




If you are successful for interview, you will be required to bring ID, proof of essential qualifications / relevant documents with you (More details will follow)

Our values are simple: Outstanding Care, Working Together, Listening and Leading

Formally known as Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.

We recognise that our staff are our most valuable resource, we are proud of the excellent levels of service our Trust provides to our service users and the dedication and conscientious of our staff. With this in mind, we offer a range of staff benefits - please visit our website.

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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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