Occupational Therapist

  • Shropshire
  • £27 - £32 per hour
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted March 19, 2024

Job title: Occupational Therapist

Location: Shrewsbury

Hours: Flexible

Band: 6 or 7

Job Description

Are you an experienced occupational therapist looking for an exciting new locum position? We’re working with an outstanding NHS trust who is seeking an individual to join their inpatient wards.

You will be required to assess and treat patients requiring ward-based rehabilitation and assessment for discharge planning. Experience of working independently and at pace is required to ensure proactive discharge planning and robust and effective treatment plans are in place.

The person will be part of a therapy team including a rehab technician and a physiotherapist.

Experience of community-based pathways would also be desirable to ensure length of stay is optimal.

The ideal candidate will have recent NHS experience, enhanced DBS and must have right to work in the UK as well as be HCPC registered.

Why Athona:

Athona is one of the UKs leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. After almost two decades in the business, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail in every candidate that we place, and we believe that there is an art to being a good recruiter. This is what we call ‘The Art of Recruitment.’

  • Negotiable excellent rates of pay, with weekly payroll
  • One point of contact and 24/7 out of hours support available
  • We’re CPD accredited
  • Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £250 for every allied health professional recommendation

If this job sounds of interest to you, get in touch by applying today to find out more.

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