JustOT have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Lead OT to work for a leading private hospital in South West London.
Clinical Lead Occupational Therapist Job
South West London
(Band 8a equivalent)
Permanent - Full time
Our client is looking for a lead OT, who will manage the Occupational Therapist department, and will very much be involved in the clinical side of the business as well. They are looking for some with strong clinical skills, who would be able to support the service and some of the junior members of the team as well as being a strong leader and very comfortable in people management.
The Occupational Therapy Lead to be responsible for the clinical leadership and development of our small Occupational Therapy service and also to support operational management and development other multidisciplinary services in the Therapy Department. It also includes deputising for the Therapy Manager as and when necessary.
The Therapy Department includes occupational therapy, physiotherapy, massage therapy and speech and language therapy. This post includes both a clinical and management role. Occupational Therapy at the hospital covers a range of physical conditions for both adults and children; in-and outpatients. It includes mostly oncology, orthopaedics, hand therapy, neurology and cardiology.
Our client offers a state-of-the-art private facility for complex procedures and excel in patient care. They have a reputation for innovation and are continually investing in the world's most advanced diagnostic and treatment technologies.
The ideal candidate will have:
*Degree in Occupational Therapy, HCPC registration, RCOT membership & DBS clearance
*People management and team lead experience.
*Experience in service development.
*Participation in quality assurance activities.
*Discharge planning and sound knowledge of local UK community services and Social Care system
*Generalist experience and knowledge in a physical setting.
*Experience in the clinical areas of hand therapy, oncology, neurology and/or cardiology.
*Previous splinting experience.
*Wheelchair prescriber's course.
Employee Benefits include:
*25 Days Holiday (plus a holiday purchase and selling scheme)
*Private Medical Insurance
*Free comprehensive health assessment and life assurance
To apply or for further information, please call Sean Keohan on 0207 045 3325