Specialist Occupational Therapist - Neurorehabilitation

Location Greenwich
Discipline: Recruitment Outsourcing
Salary: ££48000 - £52000 per annum
Contact name: MediTalent Ltd

Job ref: TF-OT_1718959235
Published: about 1 month ago

Job Opportunity: Specialist Occupational Therapist - Neurorehabilitation

Location: South-East London, Greenwich

Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum

We are thrilled to present an exceptional opportunity for a Specialist Occupational Therapist (with experience equivalent to Band 6) to join our dynamic therapy team at the esteemed Neurorehabilitation Unit in South-East London.

Situated in vibrant South-East London, just a short stroll from the charming cafes and boutique shops of Greenwich, our unit comprises a 19-bed Level 1 Highly Specialist Cognitive-Behavioural ward and an 18-bed Level 2 Neurorehabilitation ward. Both wards specialize in treating patients with physical and cognitive impairments resulting from acquired or traumatic brain injuries.

We prioritize patient-centred, high-quality care in all our clinical and administrative endeavours. Recent renovations to our wards underscore our dedication to enhancing both patient experience and staff well-being. Additionally, we invest in the professional development of our team by offering support and funding for postgraduate training opportunities, such as the PgCert in Sensory Integration.

If you are dedicated to neurological rehabilitation, delivering exceptional patient care, and thrive in a supportive multidisciplinary environment, we invite you to join our team. We look forward to hearing from you!

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, executing, and adapting safe, innovative, evidence-based treatments rooted in the principles of neuroplasticity and motor re-learning.
  • Strategizing and managing a diverse clinical caseload with precision and priority.
  • Collaborating with the Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) in diagnosing, formulating problems, and devising rehabilitation plans.
  • Serving as a Key Worker/Named Therapist to actively coordinate and oversee the therapeutic regimen to achieve agreed rehabilitation objectives.
  • Playing a pivotal role in crafting secure discharge plans.
  • Assessing and supplying necessary equipment to support patients throughout their rehabilitation journey.
  • Delivering interventions as part of an MDT strategy and contributing to MDT service enhancements.
  • Maintaining meticulous records and clinical documentation in adherence to company protocols and RCOT guidelines.
  • Facilitating effective and timely communication across all levels, including patients, families, the MDT, and external entities.
  • Contributing to the in-service education and training initiatives for the broader MDT.
  • Providing guidance and supervision to junior staff, including assistants and students.
  • Ensuring the safety and protection of individuals from harm while upholding their human rights.

Qualifications & Training Requirements:

  • Degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Demonstrated commitment to Continuous Professional Development (CPD)
  • Previous experience in Neurorehabilitation and post-acute Brain Injury care

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary, up to £52,000 per annum
  • Generous holiday scheme with increasing benefits over time
  • Private Medical Insurance & Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Company Pension
  • Fully funded CPD, including management courses and postgraduate certifications
  • Additional perks available - inquire for complete details

Due to high interest in this role, we recommend submitting your application early. For further details, please contact Tom Fitch at 07747 037168.

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

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