Occupational therapist Neuro rehabilitation
Neuro Rotation Band 6 Occupational Therapist 37.5 hrs/week
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Occupational Therapy Neuro Rehab rotation, within the wider Integrated Neuro therapy services at Croydon Healthcare services NHS Trust.
The rotations are:
Stroke unit/Croydon Acute Neuro Service : Working on the 26 bedded Acute Stroke unit at Croydon University Hospital(CUH) as part of the multidisciplinary team, providing in-patient rehabilitation for people who have suffered a stroke . You will also provide rehabilitation for people who have been admitted to Croydon university hospital, with neurological problems, other than stroke.
Community Stroke Rehab Team/ESD: This multidisciplinary team is based on the Acute Stroke Unit at CUH. The team facilitates the discharge of patients from Croydon University Hospital and local Hyper Acute Stroke Units, who have had a Stroke. Rehabilitation is provided in the patients’ home for up to 6 weeks, enabling them to achieve their rehabilitation potential.
Community Neuro Rehab Team: This multidisciplinary team is based at the Broad Green Centre, providing centre based or home/work based therapy for up to 14 weeks. You will be supporting adults with a wide variety of neurological conditions, including Stroke, MS and Head Injury. Therapy is provided in individual and group sessions.
The successful candidate will be supervised and supported by an experienced Band 7 OT in each rotation and you will have the opportunity to develop your skills and expertise in neuro rehabilitation. We are committed to providing the best possible service to our patients and strongly believe in the continuing professional development of our staff.
Croydon provides a unique experience to work as part of an Integrated care organisation. The Integrated Neuro Therapy Service provides high quality rehabilitation for patients across the whole pathway and we are constantly looking to see how we can improve the patient experience.
This is an excellent opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in a supportive and friendly environment.
*Applicants must hold a full driving license and have access to a car/motorbike for work.
Interviews will be held on : Wednesday 21st October 2020
For further information please contact:
Mary Brooks Operational Clinical Lead Integrated Neuro Therapy Services
0208 401 3000 x4264 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org