Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapist


£32,557 - 38,563 per annum, pro rata for part time. Our posts do not attract the NHS high cost area allowance


22.5 hours per week across 3 days

Minimum age:

Saint Francis Hospice

Contract type:

Permanent, part-time

Application deadline:

10th June 2022


Are you an Occupational Therapist with a passion for palliative care, an enthusiasm for the delivery of a holistic, reliable and professional service to maintain or improve quality of life for those with life-limiting illnesses?


Do you have excellent communication and team working skills?

If so we would like to hear from you

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a diploma/degree in Occupational Therapy, HCPC registered and with skills, abilities and knowledge to become part of our established Therapies Team. 

You will be using your valuable Occupational Therapy skills alongside a supportive, highly skilled, multi-professional team to support people with palliative care needs to promote and maintain their independence. The team covers the Inpatient Unit, community, groups and virtual work.

The role is diverse and rewarding. We provide excellent patient centred care and proud to uphold our values of being supportive, compassionate, inclusive and respectful, professional and always learning.

What can we offer a successful candidate?

We have an active Education team providing in-house training and supporting learning opportunities. Free Car parking and subsidised restaurant with a good selection available daily. Continuation of NHS Superannuation Pension Scheme, for existing members of the NHS Pension Scheme.

The hospice is based in Idyllic surroundings 10 minutes from the M25, A12 and A127.

Please note that a DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) criminal record check will be undertaken as part of our pre-employment screening for the successful candidate.

Want to Hear More?


For further information or to discuss this job opportunity or arrange an informal visit please contact Kathryn Owens, Therapies Manager on 01708 753319 Ext. 2220

If you would like to apply for the Occupational Therapist position, please complete your application online via NHS Jobs, www.jobs.nhs.uk.   The job reference number is BO483-006


Closing date:             10th June 2022

Interview date:           20th June 2022