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Senior Occupational Therapist
NHS AfC: Band 6
Fixed term: Temp 12mths
Full time: 37.5 Hours Per Week
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University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust
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£30,401 - £37,267 pa
12/04/2020 23:59

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Senior Occupational Therapist

NHS AfC: Band 6

If we receive a high volume of applications we reserve the right to close any vacancies from further applications. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.

Important Information:

Please note the University Hospitals of North Midlands (NHS) Trust, do not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews


Senior Rotational Physiotherapist (Perm, County budget)

Have you had good experience across a range of specialties at Band 5 level and want new
challenges? Are you looking for a change of scene to widen your experience? Would you like
to develop your leadership and teaching skills alongside growth of your clinical ability? If so,
come and join the Therapies team at the University of North Midlands NHS Trust. We are
looking for an enthusiastic therapist with strong clinical and team working skills, who has a
positive and resilient outlook who is able to embrace the challenges and opportunities of
working in a large acute trust.

An exciting opportunity has presented itself for a Band 6 physiotherapist. This post rotates
across 3 exciting specialist teams (musculoskeletal, neurological and respiratory). The
rotations include:
 Critical Care
 Pediatrics
 Musculoskeletal (NOF, Elective, Trauma, Outpatients)
 Neurosurgery
 Surgical Wards and SSCU
 Medicine including NIV
 Emergency Therapy Team which includes Accident & Emergency, and Acute
Assessment Unit
 Frail Elderly

This experience will give the post holder an excellent opportunity to develop their
leadership and management skills as well as building clinical expertise that will enhance and
broaden their clinical skills.

Supervision will be provided by the Band 7 Therapists and Principle Therapists and
continuous development is supported through appraisal, internal training and external

The University Hospital of North Midlands is located on 2 hospital sites and the post works
within a 7 day shift system which will include weekend, late shift, bank holiday and on call

For further information regarding this post please contact Gaynor Travis on telephone
number 07792 208100 or email


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Gaynor Travis 07792208100