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Band 7 Occupational Therapist

Band 7 Occupational Therapist

Salary £41,070 – £52,106 per annum
Permanent full-time (37.5 hours a week)

An opportunity has arisen for a motivated individual with proven clinical skills to join the Occupational Therapy team at the RHN. The post holder will be based on the Continuing Care Unit which delivers highly specialised care and offers disability management to patients with a range of neurological conditions and complex disabilities.

During this one-year fixed-term contract the post holder will work with a multidisciplinary team and have an opportunity to gain excellent knowledge and skills in

  • Complex postural management- including wheelchair prescription
  • Tone assessment and management – including splinting, serial casting, use of Botox.
  • Respiratory management of patients with complex disabilities
  • Long-term tracheostomy management and weaning

Here at the RHN we live and breathe our four core values, known as The Putney Way

  • Seeing the whole person
  • Willingness to learn
  • Delivery on promises
  • Honesty and Integrity

For further information on this role, please read the attached Job description to this advert. If you believe you are suited for this role and will fit in well with the RHN family, please feel free to contact Rupert Norfolk on

To apply for this role use this link

**Candidates applying for a role at the Royal Hospital for Neuro Disability will be expected to have received their vaccination against the coronavirus strain (COVID19)   as part of our pre-employment process before commencing employment at the RHN. Please let us know if you have not managed to arrange to receive the vaccine via other channels yet, as we are able to arrange the administration of the vaccine within the hospital. Please note that if you have a medical reason as to why you are not able to have the vaccine or you have any questions on the vaccination, please feel free to contact**