Senior Occupational Therapist East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust job in Ashford at East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust

Senior Occupational Therapist East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Company: East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust

Location: Canterbury UK

Date Posted:May 04, 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a senior occupational therapist to join our dynamic therapy team at the William Harvey Hospital to cover the medical wards and Health &Social Care Village beds. This is a critical role within the team.The team specialises in respiratory, cardiology, gastroenterology and health care of the older person as well as covering the emergency floor (Clinical Decisions Unit). There is close MDT working on all the wards and the therapists are key team members in the rehabilitation of patients and discharge planning.You will;-assist the Therapy Team Leader in the day to day management of the therapy services provided to the medical and frailty wardshave the ability to use a range of skills and techniques such as investigative and analytical skills to enable you to performadvanced assessment and treatment of patients who may present with complex and/or chronic problems, as well as recommend best course of intervention and amend plans if required to meet the needs of the patient.Be a good team player who possesses good leadership qualities and is able to support other more junior staff as well as be able to work autonomously,· be involved in the recruitment, appraisals and supervision of junior staff, clinical staff/students and contribute to their training programme and preceptorship.be required to deputise for the band 7 during periods of leaveAssist in and contribute to service development, new projects, and initiatives to ensure best possible outcomes for our patients and ensure best practice at all times.Have an advanced understanding of clinical governance and risk management.Have a good understanding of National and local standards.In return, there is regular in-service training provided by both therapies and other MDT members and there is also access to external training to support your personal development and assist in maintaining your CPD.The Trust also offers a range of employee benefits through the we care rewards scheme such as Salary Sacrifice schemes including Child Care Vouchers, Cycle to work etcThis advert closes on Tuesday 15 May 2018 View full job description
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