JustOT are looking to recruit an experienced Band 6 Acute Stroke Occupational Therapist on behalf of our popular client based in Merseyside.
Band RequiredBand 6
Job RoleSenior Occupational Therapist on the Acute Stroke Unit
Expected duration of booking1 month
Shift Pattern/Working hoursMonday to Friday, 0800-1600, 37.5 hrs
Description of duties
*Manage caseload of acutely stroke patients and medical patients within the Acute Stroke Unit, independently carrying out assessments and rehabilitation (individual and group sessions), working closely with the multi-disciplinary team.
*Participate in the development and monitoring of services.
*Supervise junior staff.
Specific skills required
*NHS experience, preferably in an acute/neuro setting
*Assessment and management techniques for neurological conditions, particularly acute stroke care
*Effective communication skills (verbal/written) in multi-disciplinary setting and ability to deal with patient/junior staff challenges.
*Very good organisation/time/work-load and priorities management and analytical ability
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There are many benefits working as a Locum OT with JustOT, these include:
*Free online training
*Specialist support from our friendly consultants
*Job opportunities nationwide
*DBS check reimbursed
*Accommodation if required