Occupational Therapist

Location
Various Locality Hubs across Telford
Salary
£29,909 - £32,233
Posted
07 Jun 2018
Closes
27 Jun 2018
Job Ref
TWC000003026
Job Type
Social care
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Flexible hours
Hours
Full-Time


Adult Social Care - Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapist

£29,909 - £32,233 per annum

PO1

37 hours per week

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join us in our Hadley locality.

The role includes a range of duties, primarily focussing on the assessment of clients in their own homes for equipment or adaptation solutions.

Knowledge and experience of a range of equipment will be beneficial to the role; as would an understanding of how Occupational Therapists  assess for and recommend major adaptations utilising the Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG).

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.

 

The post holder 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 as well as good verbal communication skills.

The post holder 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.

We would welcome any newly qualified Occupational Therapists to the post and will offer an in-depth induction programme.

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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