Occupational Therapist

Darby House
31895 - 34373
04 Aug 2022
13 Aug 2022
Job Ref
Contract Type
Part time temporary
Working Pattern

Adult Social Care

1 x Occupational Therapist

Part-time 27 hours per week

Grade PO1 - £31,895 to £34,373 pro rata

Fixed Term Contract for 12 months

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Occupational Therapist to join our team in Adult Social Care, recently rated exceptional by our peers. Occupational Therapy in Telford delivers services in our new Independent Living Centre, offers single handed care and support for family carers as well as recommendations for equipment and adaptations. You will find the team warm and supportive and the work rewarding. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join us in our Occupational Therapy Team. 


This role will include a range of duties; the primary focus is to review how care is currently provided. Adopting the principles of single handed care is a key part of this role. Specific training will be provided for the appointed candidate but some experience of moving and handling is ideal. Other tasks will include delivering our Prevention duties as identified in the Care Act. Candidates must be a qualified Occupational Therapist and be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to their own professional development.


Please refer to the job description

You must be a qualified Occupational Therapist, registered with HCPC.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclose and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please refer to the job description

We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, can work autonomously as well as someone who can be an active member in the team.

We welcome applications from newly qualified Occupational Therapists

For more information about working for Telford & Wrekin Adult Social Care, please view our recruitment page: https://www.telford.gov.uk/ascr

Please contact Charlotte Wake, 01952 381233 if you have any queries.

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Job Description & Person Specification