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Job summary

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Inpatient Elderly Rehabilitation
NHS AfC: Band 5
37.5 hours per week
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Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Bognor Regis War Memorial Hospital
Bognor Regis
£22,128- £28,746 per annum pro rata
21/08/2017 23:59
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Occupational Therapist

NHS AfC: Band 5

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust’s 2015 staff survey results are better than average in almost all areas and help rank the trust as one of the top 100 best places to work in the NHS (Health Service Journal). SCFT is the first NHS organisation in Sussex to be a ‘Living Wage Employer’.


Band 5 Occupational Therapist

1 wte, 37.5 hours per week

We are seeking to recruit a Band 5 occupational therapist to work on an inpatient elderly rehabilitation ward based at Bognor War Memorial Hospital.

There may be an opportunity to rotate within the community or to other community hospitals; these include Bognor, Arundel, Midhurst, Salvington Lodge and Zachary Merton

The successful candidate will be required to provide comprehensive assessment and rehabilitation, be highly motivated and be able to work flexibly under pressure. There is an opportunity to develop this service working alongside other team members.

To contribute to the provision of and development of an efficient and effective
Therapy service including 7 day working in conjunction with other team members

This is an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapist, with the suitable skills, experience and motivation. We are committed to providing personal and professional development of our staff, and offer regular supervision and support, as well as training opportunities.

Car driver is desirable

For informal discussion please contact Millie Ebanks (Team Lead Occupational Therapist), on 01243 623623

Please make sure that you read the Job Description and Person Specification attached below, and that your supporting statement reflects this, as your application will be judged against these criteria.

No smoking policyPositive about disabled peopleAge positive

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

contact Millie Ebanks 01243623623 ,