Lead Occupational Therapist (Post-acute Neurorehabilitation)

Location Greenwich
Discipline: Recruitment Outsourcing
Salary: ££58000 - £63000 per annum
Contact name: MediTalent Ltd

Job ref: TF-OT_1719036603
Published: about 1 month ago

Job Opportunity: Lead Occupational Therapist (Post-acute Neurorehabilitation)

Location: South-East London

Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum

We're thrilled to partner with a renowned post-acute neurorehabilitation center in London to find an exceptional Lead Occupational Therapist. If you're passionate about making a difference in the lives of patients recovering from acquired or traumatic brain injuries, this opportunity is for you!

About the Role:

As the Lead Occupational Therapist, you'll take on a pivotal role within our dynamic team. You'll primarily focus on managerial responsibilities while also engaging in clinical duties. Our center comprises a 19-bed Level 1 Highly Specialist Cognitive-Behavioural ward and an 18-bed Level 2 Neurorehabilitation ward, specializing in treating patients with physical and cognitive impairments.

As a key member of the senior management team, you'll foster a culture of patient-centered care, openness, and continuous improvement. Your leadership will drive excellence in service delivery and ensure the best outcomes for our patients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide strong leadership and management to the Occupational Therapy team, ensuring the delivery of top-quality, highly specialized services.
  • Independently manage a diverse and challenging clinical caseload, focusing on patient care and rehabilitation objectives.
  • Foster close collaboration with patients, families, and caregivers to actively involve them in the therapeutic journey.
  • Offer comprehensive supervision, mentoring, and training to junior occupational therapists, assistants, and other team members to support their professional growth and development.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in Occupational Therapy and HCPC registration.
  • Registration with the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT).
  • Demonstrated commitment to Continuous Professional Development (CPD).
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience at Band 7 level in neurorehabilitation.
  • Proven expertise in managing complex cases independently.
  • Prior experience in leadership, mentoring, and training within a therapy team.


  • Competitive salary, up to £63,000 per annum.
  • Generous holiday scheme with increasing benefits over time.
  • Private Medical Insurance & Life Assurance.
  • Enhanced Company Pension.
  • Fully funded CPD opportunities, including management courses and postgraduate certifications.
  • Additional perks available - inquire for complete details.

Apply Now: Don't miss the chance to be part of our dedicated team. Apply early to secure your spot! For further details, please contact Tom Fitch at 07747 037168.

Note: UK-based experience is essential for this role.

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