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Specialist Occupational Therapist

Band 6

Main area
Older peoples Mental Health
Grade
Band 6
Contract
12 months (Fixed term / Secondment)
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
310-OPAC-2808246-B
Site
Willow ward
Town
Fulbourn
Salary
£31,365 - £37,890 per annum pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
Today at 23:59

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated full time (37.5 hours per week) Occupational Therapist to join our Willow Ward Team within  Older Peoples Mental Health, based in Fulbourn, Cambridge. For a 12 month fixed term/secondment opportunity.

The ideal candidate will have a strong team work ethic, sense of accountability, accompanied by an ability to work under considerable pressure at times. This post is open to professionals with the right attributes to enhance a team.

We will provide the necessary support to ensure your development within your role. We are keen to support and develop our staff through a clear career pathway and encourage promotional opportunities within the Trust.

If you are looking for a new challenge, enjoy variety in your work and wish to be part of a team striving to make a difference for our community by supporting people with mental health or learning disability needs then we want to hear from you.

Benefits of working for CPFT include:
• Annual leave allowance 27 days plus bank holidays (this may increase depending on NHS service)
• Pension scheme
• Flexible job share opportunities
• Salary sacrifice schemes
• Staff discount schemes
• Professional development via the CPFT Academy which provides in-house training programmes
• Free on-site parking
• Stress awareness training
• Mindfulness training
• Counselling service


Applications from developing Band 5 Occupational Therapist candidates will be considered.

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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.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Ian Winter- Ward Manager

01223 219500

Ruth Hodge - Lead Occupational Therapist for inpatient services

07980790618

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Elizabeth House, Fulbourn Hospital
Cambridge, CB21 5EF

T 01223 219400 (open 8:30am to 5pm)
F 01480 398501