|This is a permanent position working 18.5 hours per week. The working days are Wednesday afternoon, full day Thursday and Friday. The salary pro rata to the working hours is £15,378.
We are looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic and self-motivated Occupational Therapist to join our strong team of OTs, OTAs and support staff.
With good communication and IT skills and a commitment towards Continued Professional Development, you will be responsible for assessing the needs of disabled children and adults and making recommendations for the provision of specialist equipment and minor/major adaptations to enable disabled people to live independent lifestyles. You will work directly with other Social Care colleagues and professionals from other partner agencies such as Health and Housing.
With a degree/diploma in Occupational Therapy, state registration with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC), post qualification experience in a clinical setting and preferably some experience in Social or Community Care, you will carry an active caseload of service users with eligible needs. Professional support, advice and supervision will be readily available and you will contribute to promoting the Occupational Therapy service. A Business Mileage allowance is allocated to this post.
For more information or to discuss the post, please contact Sue Griffin (Professional Lead) on 01782 234125.
Please note that if any employee who is currently at risk of redundancy within the organisation applies for this vacancy their application will receive priority. Should this happen then you will be advised accordingly.