Occupational Therapist

Wirral, Merseyside, England
£ 30401 - 37267 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
9 Sep 2019
9 Oct 2019

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic and forward thinking Trust.
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK's leading providers of non-surgical cancer treatment including pioneering chemotherapy, radiotherapy and eye proton therapy.
Employing more than 1,200 staff members we cover a population of 2.4 million people in Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales, the Isle of Man and parts of Lancashire.
Caring for over 7,600 inpatients each year, our extensive network of clinics at 15 local hospitals provides highly-specialist cancer care at almost Apply outpatient appointments annually.
We are currently embarking on an £162 million investment in facilities including a new cancer hospital in the heart of Liverpool due to open next year. Based on the same thriving research and healthcare campus as the University of Liverpool and Royal Liverpool University Hospital, the new hospital will ensure every patient receives truly outstanding care and can access the most advanced treatments and clinical trials for generations to come .
We are looking for a dynamic and motivated occupational therapist who would like the opportunity to develop their skills in cancer and palliative care. This is an exciting time as you would join a specialist therapy service as it moves to our brand new hospital in Liverpool in May 2020
You will be working as part of the AHP Team and the wider Cancer Rehabilitation and Support Team (CReST) to participate in the delivery of a comprehensive occupational therapy service, working with both in patients and outpatients who may have diverse or complex presentation and multiple pathologies.
We are looking for an experienced HCPC registered occupational therapist with good knowledge of occupational therapy in oncology / palliative care or who has relevant experience and is keen to develop their knowledge and skills in this area.. Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn are essential, as is the ability to work as part of a team and also on your own initiative.
We currently provide a 6 day service within the team and you would be required to work some Saturdays as part of a rota system.
Interested candidates are encouraged to contact the team to make an appointment to visit the team
This post will be based at our new hospital in Liverpool which is due to open in May 2020, for candidates wishing to apply who currently live in Liverpool, to assist with the cost of your travel to our Wirral site in the interim, CCC will make a contribution of up to £450* until the post is transferred to our new site . (* pro rata and depending when you commence your employment with the Trust)
The Trust takes an active responsibility for ensuring systems, policies and processes are in place to safeguard Children, young people and Adults, supporting the national and local agenda around safeguarding, including local arrangements for the protection of children young person and adults at risk.
This job is unlikely to attract a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a work permit). Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates. To apply for a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship, employers need to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit a resident worker before recruiting an individual overseas.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Jacqui Alford, Occupational Therapy Team Leader on Tel Applyor Pamela Richardson Tel Apply

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