Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist Band 7

35000.00 - 36000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP36000/annum
11 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading provider to the NHS for prosthetics, orthotics and wheelchair services which means we serve the needs of more than 75,000 users at just over 30 centres across the UK.

Established and growing international private healthcare business with direct operations in Ireland, France and the Netherlands as well as the UK.

Felxibility of working 4 or 5 days per week. Based from centres in Leeds and Huddersfield. You will be responsible for Overseeing the team of 5 Occupational Therapists. You will carry out assessments for wheelchairs and some other mobility products. This will usually be betweek 5-8 assesments per day with an admin day in between.

The successful applicant will: Become an active member of a motivated and forward thinking multidisciplinary team. Be dedicated to assessing individual client needs and determining the right solution. Be a problem solver taking an holistic approach to all assessments/interventions. Be able to work with a good degree of autonomy following an initial period of intensive guidance and support from the senior therapist and service lead. Be expected to contribute to service development and the team effort to deliver continuous improvement. Be based at their centre in Leeds and Huddersfield also fulfil some offsite appointments.

Requirements for this role include: Band7, HCPC Registration. A passion for delivering top quality care. Some training or a training course in seating and posture.

Good verbal and written skills including the ability to influence. Flexibility and adaptability While clinical experience is important to this role so too is the right attitude and willingness to learn and contribute.

Salary negotiable NHS rates