JustOT is recruiting for a specialist unit based in South London that provides Neuro rehab for those who are cognitively impaired following a Brain Injury and present with behaviours that challenge other Neuro rehabilitation services.
Occupational Therapist -South London
Salary - £36,000 - £39,000 DOE
Start April/May 2019
The unit generally admit patients direct from the acute hospitals as soon as they are medically stable and able to participate or tolerate their rehab programme. They actively look for a discharge placement close to their home so that when they are ready for discharge they can be closer to their friends and families.
They have an exciting position that offers the opportunity to join their growing multidisciplinary team and work in a specialist centre for neurological rehabilitation.
Duties will include
To work as part of the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service multidisciplinary team for service users with complex acquired neurological impairments within an inpatient intensive rehabilitation setting.
To provide highly specialised assessment and treatment for patients with complex neurological conditions
To support OT lead in departmental and service development projects
To deputise for OT lead in their absence.
To undertake a significant clinical caseload to high professional standard using evidence based practice.
They are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and experienced Occupational Therapist to join their growing team. The successful applicant will be passionate about working in neurological rehabilitation and dedicated to enhancing independence through rehabilitation. The position allows excellent opportunities to develop more specialist skills, contribute to service development, and the supervision and training of junior staff you will have 4 direct reports.
Applicants should have proven in Occupational therapy experience in the field of Neurology/Brain Injury and be currently registered with the HCPC.
In return you will be offered a competitive salary generous annual leave (including bank holidays), personal pension scheme with Co contributions matched up to 5% of salary, life assurance scheme, Care Plus benefits scheme and occupational health support.
If you would like more information call Everton on 0208 613 7573