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Occupational Therapist - Stroke/ Neuro

  • Job reference: LW221
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: General Healthcare
Job description: Service Care Health are currently seeking an experienced Occupational Therapist to work for the NHS in Preston.

You must hold a BSc or Diploma in Occupational Therapy and be registered with the HCPC.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
*To independently manage a caseload of complex stroke and head injury patients who require comprehensive assessment and rehabilitation.
*To ensure accurate, comprehensive and up-to-date clinical records are maintained in accordance with Trust guidance.
*To work autonomously and as part of an interdisciplinary team to prioritise, assess, plan and implement patient specific programmes of care/rehabilitation.
*To empower patients to manage their conditions effectively and maximise their potential.
*To communicate effectively with patients and their families/carers using an advanced range of verbal and non-verbal communication tools ensuring their understanding of the diagnosis and treatment plan which may be complex and sensitive.

This post is available to start as soon as possible on either a Full or Part- time basis until the end of January 2018.

If you are interested and would like more information please contact Lucy at Service Care Health on 01772 208961 or Lucy.winstanley@servicecare.org.uk

The benefits of Service Care Health:
*Four weekly payroll runs ensuring weekly pay
*Ltd & PAYE payment options available
*£250 training allowance
*Competitive pay rates
*Exceptional referral bonuses
*Specialist consultants offering single point of contact
*Full enhanced quick track DBS check provided free of charge
*Uniform provided