Meet the Athona Team – Harry

  • March 19th, 2021
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We have a wonderful bunch of employees here at Athona, so throughout 2021 we will be shining the spotlight on a different employee each month to find out more about their job role and how they are Affecting Futures. From Recruitment Consultant’s to our support functions, there are lots of people doing great work every […]

Coronavirus Advice

  • November 10th, 2020
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With the four nations of the UK now operating with different measures to tackle the spread of coronavirus, it is important to review the guidance relevant to where you live and also where you work. Healthcare professionals have specific advice when dealing with cases, symptoms, testing and isolation; guidance is regularly updated in the links [...]

The campaign for compassionate care

  • January 31st, 2020
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Are you familiar with #hellomynameis? It’s a huge social change campaign set up by Dr Kate Granger MBE during her time in hospital following her terminal cancer diagnosis. The staff that cared for her were very busy and sometimes forgot to introduce themselves before treating her. From there, the campaign was born. Dr Kate Granger […]

Become an OT in the UK

  • August 29th, 2019
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It’s no surprise that the UK is an attractive prospect for Occupational Therapists (OTs) from Australia, New Zealand and Canada. The UK offers great career opportunities and as well as having a vast amount of towns and cities with job vacancies, it’s also a great base to travel to Europe from. Despite the UK being […]

From Italy to the UK – a radiographers experience

  • March 23rd, 2018
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Are you interested in relocating to the UK, but are worried about the daunting prospect? Our permanent and international team are on hand to find you your perfect role, as well help alleviate any concerns you may have. Meet Pierluigi, a Radiographer and find out how he’s finding living and working in the UK. Why […]

A visit from our responsible officer

  • January 28th, 2016
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This month, our responsible officer, Mr Fahed Youssef, paid a visit to our head office to meet our medical recruitment team to discuss the significance of making doctors fully compliant, and the revalidation and appraisal process. Mr Youssef spent the day delivering workshops to the team where he discussed his journey from studying to qualifying, […]

London Procurement Programme (LPP)

  • June 14th, 2011
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Athona Allied Health is delighted to announce that we have been selected as a preferred agency by the London Procurement Programme (LPP) to supply Speech and Language Therapists (SALT) to North West London, North East London, North Central London & South East London sectors. The LPP has been working with trusts to make the most […]

Life As A Locum OT

  • September 30th, 2009
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Are you considering becoming a locum OT? Here we breakdown six key reasons why life as a locum OT could be for you: Common myths Have you ever thought about working as a locum occupational therapist? The job is often misunderstood. There are some common myths, such as ‘there aren’t many job opportunities in the UK’, ‘agency workers […]