Occupational Therapy Senior Support Worker

Occupational Therapy Senior Support Worker Guildford, England

Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust
Full Time Guildford, England 26405 - 28976 GBP ANNUAL Today
Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced, enthusiastic, motivated and reliable Occupational Therapy Technical Instructor to join our friendly, patient centred team

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills in the assessment and treatment appropriate to a Band 4 level and undertake treatment plans as agreed with the Occupational Therapist.

To ensure patient flow and effective discharge, we provide a 7 day service, assessing, treating and discharging patients. The successful candidate will be included in the weekend rota, (one in four weekends)

Additional skills will see the post holder interacting with the public daily, interactions with relatives and other professionals.

We offer

  • Opportunities for professional & personal development
  • Occupational Therapy Apprenticeships
  • In-service training & post graduate education
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Flexible Working
  • Multidisciplinary workin
The Royal Surrey Foundation Trust is a District General Hospital and regional cancer centre with links to a range of related services providing excellent opportunities for multidisciplinary working.

Royal Surrey is a compassionate and collaborative acute and community Trust. Recognising that our 5000 colleagues are our greatest strength, we offer a comprehensive health and wellbeing program along with a commitment to developing and advancing your career. Our diverse and welcoming Royal Surrey family will ensure you that you feel valued from your initial interview through your entire tenure.

We are clinically led and provide joined up care by bridging the gap between hospital and community services alongside regional specialist cancer care. Our main acute hospital site is in Guildford with community hospital sites at Milford, Haslemere and Cranleigh. We provide adult community health services in homes across Guildford and Waverley.

We have received an overall Good rating from the CQC with Medical care (including older peoples care), End of Life Care and Maternity services being deemed Outstanding by the CQC.

Royal Surrey has a strong reputation and history to build on. We are proud of our achievements and we are investing in our colleagues through our commitment to supporting professional development as well as investing more than £45 million in our physical environment and new equipment in the next few years. There has never been a better time to join us.

Although it isn't the Trusts normal practice, adverts may close early, so you are encouraged to submit an application as soon as possible.

A video about the Royal Surrey -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5HsiGn9joTQ

Practical skills are required to monitor and maintain assessment equipment used by the Therapy Team. A high level of inter-professional working exists in the department benefiting the patients and all members of the MDT.

A flexible and adaptable approach is required to meet the needs of the service. NHS experience would be an advantage but is not essential

This post requires some weekend/bank holiday working.

The successful applicant will demonstrate
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent time management
  • Effective prioritisation skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and alone
  • Mature clinical reasoning

Occupational Therapy Senior Support Worker
Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust

Guildford, United Kingdom
Nick Moberly
$100 to $500 million (USD)
1001 to 5000 Employees
Healthcare Services & Hospitals