Overview

Job Title: Band 5 Occupational Therapist

Location: Royal Berkshire Hospital, RG1 5AN

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Ongoing

Working Pattern: Monday-Friday

Shift Pattern: 8:00-16:00, potential for occasional weekends

Specific Skills: Desirable to have knowledge of discharge pathway processes in general – more specific training regarding localities can be provided in-house.

  • To be an  occupational therapist delivering  patient centred, caring Therapy for Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust Hospital (RBFT)
  • To be professionally responsible for all aspects of your own work including the therapeutic management of patients in your care, in conjunction with your supervisor.
  • To use your occupational therapy knowledge and  skills to provide  support and advice to the Multi- disciplinary team and to manage own caseload of patients as an autonomous practitioner
  • To deliver a high quality, effective and efficient occupational therapy service in the Therapy team.
  • To be a member of the Therapy Department  team, contributing to service development. In Therapies and the Trust.
  • To deputise for the Band 6 Specialist Occupational Therapist as required