Senior Occupational Therapist (Acute Services)

Location Surrey
Discipline: Healthcare
Job type: Permanent
Contact email:
Job ref: J5703
Startdate: 20/06/2024

Blackstone Recruitment is working with a provider of care and treatment for male patients who are recruiting for a Senior Occupational Therapist (Acute Services) in Surrey.

Please see details below for the full job advert:

Location: Surrey

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £35,360 - £40,588

Contract: Full-time, Permanent

About the role:

You will be instrumental in promoting health and independence by delivering high quality occupational therapy assessments and interventions, along with providing clinical leadership, supervision, and consultation to the wider multidisciplinary team.

You will be key in highly demonstrating specialist expertise and specialist occupational therapy skills in areas such as occupational engagement, environmental adaption, development, and maintenance of skills needed for meaningful participation.

You will also have experience in managing a designated caseload using theoretical and practical experience, completing assessments, planning, implementing interventions, and evaluating outcomes aligned to care plans.


Successful candidate is likely to demonstrate the following:

  • Communicating effectively with a range of clinicians, managers, directors, associate directors, people who access services, carers/supporter/family members, stakeholders, and agencies.
  • Providing compassionate and effective leadership to junior staff including support staff and assistants
  • Ensuring the delivery of occupational therapy student placements
  • Supporting the completion of appraisals/personal development plans with junior staff
  • To be responsible for the development and implementation of appropriate policies, protocols, and care pathways

Skills and Qualifications:

  • An Occupational Therapy profession qualification
  • UK HCPC registration
  • Extensive and relevant post qualification clinical experience within an adult service
  • Extensive experience of applying occupational frames of reference and approaches
  • Demonstrates evidence highly effective clinical reasoning skills
  • Highly specialist knowledge of relevant assessment and treatment models

 What’s in it for you? / Why Should You Apply? 

  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave (inc Bank Holiday)– plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities to help you maintain a great work-life balance.
  • Career development and training to help you achieve your career goals.
  • Pension contribution to secure your future.
  • Life Assurance for added peace of mind.
  • Enhanced Maternity Package so you can truly enjoy this special time.

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more. 

Blackstone Benefits:

Permanent jobs:

✅Assigned specialised recruitment consultant

✅Access to exclusive and flexible UK locum and permanent jobs

✅Complete onboarding support

✅Informed tailored career advice

✅Personalised job alerts

✅Unlimited referral bonus

For further information on this role, please contact Biren Daiya at Blackstone Recruitment on the details provided or APPLY now.