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Permanent - Band 5 - Occupational Therapist - Birmingham

Maxxima’s permanent team are recruiting for an Occupational Therapist based in North Birmingham.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a local authority in the heart of the West Midlands, providing integrated acute and community Healthcare to a population of 260,000 residents.

As an Occupational Therapist, you will rotate evey 5 months, learning 9 different clinical areas.

Location: Birmingham
Employment Type: Permanent, Full-Time
Hours: 37.5 hours a week

What’s in it for you?

- Salary: Band 5

On a typical day you will:

- Perform Occupational Therapy assessment of patients with diverse presentations and complex conditions, to provide analysis, findings and delivery of individualised treatment programmes.
- Hold responsibility for own caseload working without direct supervision.

 Supervision takes the form of regular formal training and clinical reasoning sessions, review of cases and the clinical intervention, peer review and case conferences.

 Advice and support from colleagues and a Team Lead Occupational Therapist is available and clinical work is routinely evaluated.
- Undertake all aspects of clinical duties as an autonomous practitioner.
- Undertake evidence based audits to evaluate team’s clinical practice.

To make recommendations, this may result in the implementation of changes to practice or contributing to service protocols.
- Work with other professions in order to facilitate safe and effective treatment and management.
- Supervise, educate and assess the performance of undergraduate Occupational Therapy students.
- Delegate duties to more junior staff and use resources effectively.

What will you need to succeed in this role?

- Diploma/Degree in Occupational therapy
- HCPC registration
- Demonstrates highly developed specialist, advanced practitioner skills gained through post graduate courses and extensive post qualified experience working with adults with stroke illness and other neurological deficits
- Practical experience of supervising qualified and unqualified OT staff
- Practical experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team
- Extensive experience of working as an autonomous OT practitioner within a health or social care setting.
- Current experience as an accredited fieldwork educator for Occupational Therapy students

What are the next steps?

If the role sounds like the perfect fit for you, please apply now.
If you are interested in registering with us, would like to know more about this position or simply
discuss any other opportunities we have, we would love to hear from you.

Feel free to contact Luke Killeen on 02081380928 or email Luke.Killeen@maxximagroup.com

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  • Start: 06/12/2022
  • Rate: Band 5
  • Location: Birmingham,England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Maxxima Group
  • Contact: Luke Killeen
  • Tel: 020 7749 8282
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: BH-43345-2
  • Posted: 2022-12-06 17:26:09 -

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