Occupational Therapist

Job Title and Grade: Occupational Therapist Band 5

Pay Rates:  Days: £15.66 Saturdays/Nights: £20.35 Sunday/Bank Hols: £25.05

Location/Trust: Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust

Wards/Units Covered: Adult Inpatient Mental Health in Worcester and Redditch

The Role:              

Would you like to work within a trust where they are dedicated with ensuring that all employees have the right values to provide the best service to patients? Would you like to be part of a team at a Trust rated ‘good’ in a recent CQC report? Would you like your work to be flexible to fit your lifestyle and circumstances?

If you answered ‘yes’ to the above, we would love to hear from you!

Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust is a leading provider of community nursing, therapy, and mental health services to people of all ages throughout our county.

We believe our staff are our biggest asset. We want to develop a positive, inclusive, and caring culture that engages and inspires all our staff, with a clear focus on improvement and advancing equality of opportunity. 

Worcestershire Health and Care are seeking band 5 Occupational Therapist for a long-term placement for a minimum of 3 months for 37.5 Hours a week Monday – Friday. 

To apply for the post, you must have a minimum of 6 months experience in a similar role held within the last 2 years and hold a relevant HCPC qualification and registration.

Benefits of working Bank

In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: 

  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • First choice of shifts at your Trust – Access to shifts before they are available to agency  
  • Flexible working to suit your lifestyle – Take control of when you want to work
  • Build holiday allowance for every shift you work
  • Book and manage your shifts on the go – Access shifts anywhere, anytime online or through your smartphone
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days – Call us anytime on 03332 407 552
  • Stakeholder pension scheme 

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS. 

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts do not have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades, and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS. 


Please note this Job role is not open to agencies so I kindly request I am not contacted by any third parties in relation to this role. 

For more information on the roles or details on how to join NHS Professionals, simply get in touch with Stephanie Phillips, Trust Recruitment Coordinator on 01905 681781 or email Stephanie.phillips@nhsprofessionals.nhs.uk 

We look forward to hearing from you soon. 

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