Occupational Therapist (Hospital Team)
Directorate: Social Care, Health Integration and Wellbeing
Section: Adult Social Care – Hospital Team
Grade: Level 10
Hours: 37 hours per week
Location: Civic Centre / Longton Cottage Hospital
Closing Date: 1st July 2021
We are looking for an Occupational Therapist Post based in a hospital social work team covering discharges from acute hospitals and intermediate settings. In this position you will need to be able to work in a fast paced environment and be an integral part of the team. You will ensure a smooth transition for Stoke citizens from hospital discharge pathways for adults who experience illness, are disabled or have care and support needs. Supporting citizens with advice and information, as well as, through an assessment of their needs and assist in the support planning of their care.
Your normal hours of work are based on an average of 37 hours per week, working on a rota basis in connection with the seven day opening of the Hospital Team.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Please visit our website https://webrecruitment.stoke.gov.uk If you have any queries or want an application form in another format, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 01782 234343. Please create / log into your account and then click 'apply'.
In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:
- Do you have the Right to Work in the UK?