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Specialist Occupational Therapist

Band 6

Main area
Stroke
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Fixed term
Hours
Full-time 37.5 Hours Per Week
Job ref
185-A-17-50098
Town
Exeter / Exmouth, EX2 5DW
Salary
£26,565 - £35,577 per annum
Closing
30/04/2018 23:59

Specialist Occupational Therapist Stroke Support Team Medicine ROYALDEVON & EXETER HOSPITAL(WONFORD) The Stroke Support (Early Supported Discharge) Team is based in the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital but works with stroke patients and carers in their own homes. It successfully delivers intensive, high quality stroke skilled rehabilitation, nursing interventions and therapeutic care for patients with stroke, on their discharge home. We have a rare opportunity for a band 6 Occupational Therapist with the right skills and enthusiasm to join this team on secondment or fixed term contract to cover maternity leave. Hours: Generally between 08:00 - 17:00, but with some flexibility, weekend cover on a rota. The team are dedicated and flexible and work in a very interdisciplinary way to achieve excellent results. Peer support is a necessary part of the service and further training is available as required. For more information please speak to Jules Jeffreys, Team Lead. Contact details in job description. Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness, Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity ***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.*** DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Jules Jeffreys jules.jeffreys@nhs.net 07901 516507

If you have problems applying, contact

Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Wonford
Barrack Road
Exeter
Devon
EX2 5DW
Telephone
01392 403936 or 403758

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Our Trust is proudly committed to race equality.
To ensure our ethnic minority staff have an equal opportunity to succeed, we are offering career development support to any ethnic minority staff.

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