Occupational Therapist Band 6

Band 6

Main area
Occupational Therapy
Band 6
Fixed Term until 31st August 2018
22.5 hours per week
Job ref
Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Reach Team Level 5
£31,878 to £42,046 pa incl HCAs
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The Whittington Hospital received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

62 per cent of staff say they are proud to be working for the organisation in our Staff Survey with 55 per cent saying they would recommend us as a great place to work and 53 per cent say they have a strong sense of belonging.

For our current apprenticeship vacancies, please go to https://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship and use Keyword ‘Whittington’


Come And Join Our Team!

Fixed Term Contract until 31st August 2018.
Community Occupational Therapist
Band: 6
Hours: 22.5 hours
Case Manager Bedded Intermediate Care Service
Base: Archway Community Care Centre, Archway, London N19

Islington Community Rehabilitation Services are currently recruiting for a fixed term contract band 6 Community OT.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist with a visionary outlook to join our team where you will build and develop your experience within a community setting. You will be responsible for the provision of Occupational Therapy and will contribute to the development of the Occupational Therapy role.

We are looking for applicants with a strong clinical grounding in a variety of occupational therapy settings as a post graduate. The successful applicant will act as an accredited clinical educator for occupational therapy students and provide effective supervision of rehabilitation assistants that carry out directed programmes.

We require a team player with proven clinical and interpersonal skills. Combined with a wide knowledge and skill base you will have organisational ability and a commitment to service and staff development, as well as demonstrating a strong commitment to a person centred approach.

In return we will offer you:
• Excellent management support and clinical supervision
• The opportunity to be part of a dynamic team of permanent staff
• Strong multi-disciplinary team support
• Professional development
• A chance to enhance service development and leadership skills

We welcome applications from all sections of the community. People from black and ethnic minority communities and people with disabilities are currently under-represented in the team. The building is fully accessible.

The post involves working with vulnerable adults so the successful candidate will be required to apply for a Disclosure.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

If you would like to be part of a team that is hard-working, supportive and works together to provide a quality service for residents of Islington then contact Lisa Penniall, Team Lead, on 020 7527 1501 to informally discuss the role further or arrange an informal visit.

If you have problems applying, contact

020 7288 5798