Would you like to be part of a team whose core purpose is to make a positive difference to the health and wellbeing of people and communities who need our services? Are you highly motivated and committed with excellent attention to detail and strong communication? If so, University Hospital Southampton are looking to recruit an innovative, enthusiastic, and experienced Occupational Therapist to join their team.

The ideal candidate will have strong time management skills and able to organise and manage their own workload and will be required to undertake delegated responsibilities as and where appropriate. The post holder will be required to support the services need for flexibility to deliver optimal patient care.

The Postholder Will:

  • undertake patient assessments of physical, communication, interaction and cognitive skills
  • plan and provide appropriate treatment and activities
  • give advice and arranging support for family members, carers and clients
  • undertake general administrative tasks
  • liaise with doctors, family members, carers and other professionals and keeping them updated
  • plan further treatment and review progress

Essential Requirements:

  • Specialist knowledge gained within a similar environment over a considerable period of time.
  • Previous NHS experience


  • ED/medicine experience preferred
  • Able to undertake complex manual handling
  • Flexible and a good team player
  • Comfortable with electronic documentation

Who are NHS Professionals?

If a hospital cannot supply staff on a ward or area, due to increased demand, sickness, or common staff shortages, they need to call upon Bank staff. NHS Professionals works with Trusts to develop a ‘Bank’ of highly skilled workers who want to work flexibly with the NHS.

Why NHS Professionals?

We value your skills, dedication, and commitment in supporting your local Trust and the NHS. We believe together we continue to deliver world-class healthcare service to our patients.

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 placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days – Call us anytime on 03332 407552
  • Stakeholder pension scheme

To apply please send CV to or call 03330 143 694 for more information.