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Occupational Therapist - rotational

NHS AfC: Band 5

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NHS AfC: Band 5
Three year fixed term contract
37.5 hours per week
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Brighton and Hove
£23,023-£29,608 pro rata
21/10/2018 23:59

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’.

The Trust is signed up to the disability confident scheme and we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our varied and well established mixed rotation. We are looking for highly motivated occupational therapists with excellent communication skills and a drive for clinical excellence to join our scheme. This offers the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in a wide variety of clinical specialities which include intermediate care, long term conditions, acute stroke, acute medical, community neuro rehabilitation, acute working age mental health and paediatrics. We offer a robust support system of clinical supervision and regular opportunities for professional development.

We also can offer opportunities to join our bank for short term work in a variety of clinical settings.

We are a Living Wage EmployerCommitted to being an Inclusive EmployerStonewall Diversity ChampionApprenticeships logoNo smoking policyMindful employer.  Being positive about mental health.Age positiveDisability confident employer

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

Katie Roberts, Occupational Therapy Professional Lead, on

If you have problems applying, contact

01273 242227 opt 1