Neuro Occupational Therapist Band 5 Job Kent

Posted 25 September by JustOT
JustOT have an amazing opportunity for a junior OT to join a leading neuro rehabilition and integrated healthcare service. The main unit is situated in a 17 acre parkland, which offers patients a unique surrounding for a tranquil recovery from their traumatic injuries or illnesses.

Pay: £22,000 - £28,700 pro rata plus benefits (Band 5 equivalent)
Position: Neurological Rehabilitation
Duration: Permanent
Hours: Full-time
Location: Kent
Essential: Fluent English

You will work in a unique, independent hospital, specialising in neurorehabilitation of adults, and believes in an integrated, mind - body - spirit approach to supporting people suffering from complex neurological disabilities with cognitive and behavioural impairment. Over the past 25 years there have been some major developments to create facilities conducive to holistic rehabilitation. This is fully supported in the peaceful and tranquil environment, which helps people move on from a state of medical dependency and reach their optimum level of functional independence.Our patients are then supported to live independently with community care support or supported to a fully integrated lifestyle in their own family home. As an occupational therapist you will assess and implement interventions that promotes independence across all activities of daily living. You will use your skills of splinting, wheelchairs, and cognitive interventions to regain skills lost due to neurological conditions / neurological insults.

We are looking for candidates with:
*Qualification in Occupational therapy
*Current HCPC registration
*Communication and observation skills
*The ability to think outside the box and work under the pressure
*Decision-making skills
*Assessment and report writing skills
*Good creative and practical skills
*The ability to work well in a team
*The ability to persuade and motivate others
*Enthusiasm, sensitivity and patience
*Empathy
*Organizing and planning skills
*A flexible approach to work
*The ability to explain, encourage and build confidence, and develop rapport with a range of people
*Computer literacy

Benefits include:
*Paid leave per annum plus bank holidays
*A matched employer's pension contribution
*Fully supported training and development opportunities to facilitate personal career progression and continuing professional development
*Free staff parking

If you would like more information or for an informal confidential discussion please call Everton on .

Required skills

  • Neuro services

Reference: 33391432

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