Senior Occupational Therapist

Nursing & Care Services

Location: Louth / Skegness

Department: AHP - Community Clinical Services

Contract: Full time

Salary: £31,218 per annum (pro rata)

Senior Occupational Therapist
Community Services – Louth/Skegness
£31,218 per annum (pro rata)
Up to 37.5 hours per week available depending on candidate
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Are you an Occupational Therapist who is looking to develop your skills in Palliative Rehabilitation and specialising in a role within St Barnabas Hospice?

Do you want a role which will re-ignite your true OT self???

This is an exciting opportunity for autonomous, highly motivated and dynamic Occupational Therapist to work within St Barnabas Community Services.  You will work within a supportive Multi-Disciplinary Team - delivering Palliative Rehabilitation to those patients with a range of Complex Symptom Management needs at a number of Locations across the North East of Lincolnshire. You will be highly involved in the relaunch of Day Services with a rehab approach.

You will need:

  • Degree (BSc/MSc) in Occupational Therapy with current registration with the HCPC.
  • Experience with management of Respiratory, Oncological, Frailty, Neurological Conditions.
  • Recent post-registration experience in a relevant area; i.e. Acute Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Palliative Care or Community Therapies.

You will be:

  • Able to develop Palliative Rehabilitation and Occupational Therapy Practice in line with current and appropriate Evidence Base.
  • Able to perform the role with empathy and consideration for the needs of a range of patients and their families.
  • Able to adapt effectively to varying levels of demand and to support less experienced staff to maintain high levels of care.

We Can offer:

  • Truly autonomous practice and opportunities to develop Occupational Therapy interventions in line with Evidence Base.
  • Opportunities for development and learning beyond registration.
  • Opportunity to transfer and continue NHS Pension Scheme Contribution.
  • Opportunity for flexible working including home based working.
  • Mileage allowance
  • Starting Salary from £31,218 pro rata depending on experience

For further details of the post or to arrange an informal visit, contact:
Jenny Streather (AHP Lead) Jenny.streather@stbarnabashospice.co.uk 

Apply Now:
To apply for this position please complete the online application process via NHS Jobs

Please note we do not accept CV’s only completed application forms.

This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.
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The Closing Date is 20/8/2021. 
Interview Date to be confirmed.

St Barnabas Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer it believes in treating everyone with dignity and respect and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

We reserve the right to extend, withdraw or close vacancies where necessary.

Please be aware that if you are selected for an interview you will be contacted via the email account you used to register on this site. Please check your spam folder.

Positions available: 1Qualified position: YesDBS required: Enhanced

Contract term: Full timeContracted hours: Up to 37.5 hours per week (Dependant on applicant)Working pattern: Monday-FridaySalary: £31,218 per annum (pro rata)

Closing date: 20/08/2021Interviews held on: TBC

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You can work for an organisation that makes a difference

At St Barnabas Hospice we can offer you a rewarding career in a friendly and motivational environment. If you are a passionate, driven and a committed individual then we want to hear from you.

Ranked in the Top 100 Not for Profit Organisations in the UK, St Barnabas can offer you clinical career development, time to care for your patients, along with extra benefits that make all the difference.

Join us for a great work/life balance and a competitive package including generous leave entitlement, the option to buy and sell leave, wellbeing support, the option to keep your NHS pension and discount cards, flexible working and much more.

The team are encouraged to experience insight days in other departments, socialise at events and join us on our fundraising mission.

We have over 300 clinicians, management, IT, fundraising and marketing and administration staff across Lincolnshire. We ensure that patients and their families have the best possible experience and receive the highest quality of care. This ethos carries through to each and every one of our team.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Contact details

For further details please contact:The Recruitment Team on recruitment@stbarnabashospice.co.uk or 01522 518220

For general recruitment queries please contact:The Recruitment Team on recruitment@stbarnabashospice.co.uk or 01522 518220

More information

The main duties and responsibilities for this role can be found in the job description and person specification. Applicants must be able to demonstrate significant experience/skills for the role. You can also download an FAQ document and an information guide to the Employment benefits offered by St Barnabas Hospice – this includes the ability to transfer existing NHS pensions (subject to terms and conditions).

St Barnabas Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer it believes in treating everyone with dignity and respect and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

We reserve the right to extend, withdraw or close vacancies where necessary.

Please be aware that if you are selected for an interview you will be contacted via the email account you used to register on this site. Please check your spam folder.