Occupational Therapist

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join our palliative rehabilitation and wellbeing team.

 

About you

You will be using your specialist professional skills and knowledge to improve the quality of life for those diagnosed with a life limiting condition, as well as people accessing our frailty services. You will empower and educate patients, community members and unpaid carers, to better understand and self-manage their symptoms, to enable patients to reconnect / stay connected to occupations that are important to them.

 

You will be working as part of our rehab and wellbeing team, predominantly within our Inpatient Unit, but also supporting our community services, and carry out one to one interventions and group interventions.

 

You must be a practicing HCPC registered Occupational Therapist, with a minimum of 18 months post-graduation experience in a variety of clinical areas. You will need to hold a UK Driving Licence with access to a vehicle with Class 1 business insurance.

 

About us

We have a wide range of talented individuals who share our passion and work together as one team to provide high quality care for local people. Our culture is supportive in our care, yet innovative in our approach. We work to build an inclusive environment in which everyone, regardless of gender, race, religion, age, or background, can do their best work.

 

Interested in this role?

For more information or for an informal discussion, please call Lucy Heaps, our Rehab and Wellbeing Services Manager. When applying you should read the job description and person specification carefully and in your cover letter, explain where you meet our requirements. Closing date for applications: 14th June 2024.

 

Please note that we are actively reviewing applications and interviews will be held on a rolling basis. The ad may close early if a successful candidate is found. Garden House Hospice Care are proud to be disability confident and reasonable adjustments will be made for applicants with disabilities. We can only accept applications from candidates with the Right to Work in the UK.

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