Occupational Therapy Assistant

Various locality hubs across Telford & Wrekin
£21,074 - £23,111
07 Jun 2018
20 Jun 2018
Job Ref
Job Type
Social care
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern
Flexible hours

Occupational Therapy Assistant

£21,074 - £23,111 per annum

£10.92 - £11.97 per hour

Scale 5

  • 37 Hours per week, 12 month fixed term contract
  • 30 Hours per week, 12 month fixed term contract

We are seeking to employ two Occupational Therapy Assistants to support our team for a year. The Occupational Therapy Team support people with a disability or illness to remain living in their own homes and community using equipment or adaptations to help them to do so.

The Occupational Therapy Assistants will assess people either in a community setting or in the person’s home and provide solutions or equipment to support them to manage their daily routines. Occupational Therapy Assistants may also consider low level adaptations to the property if required.

The postholder will be required to carry out assessments, recommend and assess with aids and equipment and to review their intervention.

They will be required to maintain a high standard of record keeping and assessment documentation.

The postholder will need to be creative to consider non-traditional community solutions to improve wellbeing.

For further information on the role please click on the links below to view the job description and person specification.

Please note employees who are at risk will be considered first for this position.  Only if an appointment is not made will other candidates be considered.

We are committed to equality and diversity. Posts working with children or vulnerable groups will be subject to an appropriate criminal records check.

Sorry but CVs will not be accepted.

Please contact Charlotte Wake, Occupational Therapy Lead on 01952 385555 if you have any queries.

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification

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