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Band 6 Hand Therapist - 22.5 hours

We have an exciting opportunity to work in the Hand Therapy Department at the Princess Alexandra NHS Trust. We welcome applicants with previous hand therapy or outpatient experience. This post is open to qualified Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists. The caseload is predominantly acute trauma and orthopaedics with specialist splinting offered to additional services such as Paediatrics and Neurology. The hand therapy team work closely with the MSK Physiotherapy outpatients, and work in collaboration with the orthopaedic consultants.

You will be expected to offer supervision and support to the rotational band 5 physiotherapists who works across MSK and Hand therapy, and you will need to be able to work independently.

We offer regular training and supervision to support your development in this clinical area, and there will be opportunities to develop your leadership and mentoring skills.

The integrated Therapy team at PAH comprises of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists and Dietitians.

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contact Margaret Hayden or Rachel Davies on 01279 444455 x2052. Or apply on NHS Jobs under the job reference 292-1020609-CE

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