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Band 5 Rotational Occupational Therapist

Band 5

Main area
Occupational Therapy
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals
Barnet and Enfield
£23,023 - £29,608 pa plus HCAS
23/11/2018 23:59

Our trust has around 10,000 staff serving 1.6 million patients. It comprises Barnet Hospital, Chase Farm Hospital, the Royal Free Hospital and more than 30 services in the community.  This larger scale organisation provides an unprecedented opportunity for us to continue our pioneering work, particularly in finding ways to deliver even better care to our patients.

 Our mission is to deliver world class care and expertise in our clinical services, underpinned by world class teaching and research and we will continue to measure our progress against our five governing objectives: excellent outcomes, excellent patient and staff experience, excellent value for taxpayers’ money, being safe and meeting our external duties, and building a strong organisation.

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and dynamic Occupational Therapist to join our therapy teams at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust in a permanent Band 5 position.

The successful candidate will take part in 6 month rotations across the Barnet and Chase Farm Hospital sites and gain experience in the following areas:

* Care of older people and medical specialities
* Surgery and respiratory
* Acute Neurology
* Orthopaedics
* Emergency Department and Short Stay Wards 

There may also be the option to rotate to the Royal Free Hospital site in the future.

We work as integrated therapy teams of Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Dietitians and Speech & Language Therapists on the acute wards allowing you opportunity to develop your skills through working with a diverse patient caseload and inter-professional therapy teams.

The Therapy Services Department will support successful applicants who demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning, by means of supervision, appraisals and training.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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