Careers at Lewisham and Greenwich NHS trust

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Rotational Occupational Therapist

Band 6

Main area
New Clinical Unit QEH
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
197-SS7351-A
Site
Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich
Town
London
Salary
£28,050 to £36,644 per annum plus HCA
Closing
Today at 23:59

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust are a committed multi- professional team who provide much-valued hospital and community services to residents in South East London. The Trust has built a good reputation as a place to enjoy job satisfaction and develop professional skills and experiences. Our people value the opportunity to work in a supportive culture and, we ensure our team are well rewarded for their contribution. By joining us now, you can play a role in shaping  our organisation that continues to put patient and client care first. Whatever the challenges ahead, we’re prepared to face them as one team.

There are new opportunities within our Trust, we have expanded and developed our Band 6 rotations to include acute and community rotations including one mental health rotation held with our Oxleas partners.

 

Acute Medicine including short stay Frailty unit

Acute Stroke (based at UHL)

Neuro trauma/medicine

Bromley Community Stroke/Rehabilitation

Older People

Trauma

Psychiatric Liaison Mental Health (NEW ADDITION to rotation)

 

We have a newly appointed Band 7 Practice Development Occupational Therapist that will focus solely on development of the department and individual staff. We will support your transition from Band 5 Occupational Therapist to Band 6 and encourage further development for experienced Band 6s.

 

You will be working in a large therapy department, as part of a multi-disciplinary team, in a vibrant and diverse area of London based at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Rotations based at UHL or Bromley you will receive inner London weighting.

 

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital is easily accessed by bus from North Greenwich tube station and there is a frequent and free inter-hospital bus available from Lewisham Hospital.

7-day working for Therapies is under development within the Trust.

 

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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

Emily Corrigan, Lead Occupational Therapist at QEH, email emilycorrigan@nhs.net 

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
0208 836 4486