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Job reference: 170553
Salary: Band 5 (£30,229 - £37,664)
Job closing date: 01/12/2023
Job Type: Allied Health Professions
Location: NHS Forth Valley Sites
Employment type: Permanent
Hours Per Week: 15
Job posted date: 17/11/2023
Employer (NHS Board): NHS Forth Valley
Department: AHP Mental Health

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We are excited to be recruiting Band 5 OT posts in our Mental Health Services in NHS Forth Valley to add to the Band 5 rotation.

We would welcome applications from OTs who are interested in mental health, committed to and get excited by improving services, enjoy supporting staff wellbeing and who love collaborating with others to deliver the very best care to those we serve.

Our attached person specification details which wider skills, experience, qualifications, values and behaviours are essential within this particular role.  Sharing with us, in your application, about how you have demonstrated these in your work in the past and how this is relevant to this role will help us get to know you and your unique skills further. 

This post based in the Mental Health Services with the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge and experience across a range of services within the Mental Health Service.

The successful candidate will be HCPC registered as an OT and will be mobile across the geographic area of Forth Valley. Ability and willingness to travel throughout the area of service delivery is essential for this post.

If you are awaiting HCPC registration please let us know what date you applied or are planning to apply.

We would also welcome your application if you would like to return to practice as an OT.

NHS Forth Valley is embracing contemporary working. As and when required the post holder will be expected to participate in twilight or weekend working.

The duties of this post require the successful candidate to be a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme.  More information on this scheme can be found at

We encourage people contact us to discuss advertised posts. It allows you to find out more about us and the role and allows us to support you with the application process which we enjoy doing. 

Please contact our Admin Team who will direct you to the correct person .

AHP Mental Health Admin 01259 290505

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail, therefore please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders) and your Jobtrain account for updates.

NHS Forth Valley is positive about disabled people and is committed to offering an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job.  Please contact the Recruitment Office on 0330 041 4694 if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you with your application and/or interview.

NHS Scotland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Scotland welcomes applications from all sections of society.

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