Band 6 / 7 Occupational Therapist

  • Location:

    Blackburn, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Lisa Matthews

  • Contact email:

    lisa.matthews@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/523989

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-15

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Search Healthcare Band 6 / 7 Occupational Therapist

Search Healthcare (NHS team) are working with local NHS Trusts and are currently looking for a Band 6 / 7 Occupational Therapists to work with the Community Stoke Team based in Blackburn, Lancashire.

Monday to Friday, flexible hours available

Your main duties will be:
* To work as part of multi-disciplinary team, contributing occupational therapy expertise to ensure we deliver outstanding assessment, care planning and support for the people in our care
* Participating in the provision of high therapeutic activities, using a wide range of approaches to suit the patients varying needs
* Assisting with the training of care staff and others in principles of occupational therapy, so that an understanding of occupational therapy underpins the work of the care team
* Encouraging independence and personal choice and help provide an environment which is conductive to patients with varied and complex needs
* Providing evidence based practice and that is outcome focused
* Providing evidence-based practice with an outcome focus
* Continually striving for clinical excellence whilst retaining integrity, technical skill and competence
Requirements:

* Degree of equivalent with Occupational Therapies
* HCPC registered
* Recent qualifying experience working as on Occupational Therapist

Should you be interested and require further information, please contact Lisa Matthews on 0161 835 8680 or lisa.matthews@search.co.uk

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age