Occupational Therapist

  • Location:

    Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Social Work

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  • Salary:

    Up to £26.5 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anca Stroe

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  • Published:

    23 days ago

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Search Consultancy, a leading healthcare recruitment business, is looking for Occupational Therapists to work on a contract basis on flexible 37-hour shift patterns covering Monday to Sunday, earning a highly agreeable contract rate of £26.50 per hour.

Based in our client's Sunderland offices (following all COVID-19 guidelines), the Occupational Therapy role is available to begin immediately, and runs until the end of September 2020, subject to review.

Is this the Occupational Therapy role for you?
As an Occupational Therapist, you will facilitate assessments and treatments for patients, either at the treatment centre or at the patient's own home. You will have previous experience in this type of role and a Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy.

You'll need to be confident in assessing and treating a wide range of conditions, developing treatment plans focused around the client's goals, and committed to improving their quality of life. You will be supported by the wider multi-disciplinary team across our client's highly respected and well-funded organisation and will be paid a competitive contract rate.

Your core Occupational Therapy skills:
* You'll be organised, with the ability to prioritise workloads and work to a deadline with competing priorities
* A positive attitude to self-development and supporting others
* Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in collaboration with others

The Health and Social care division at Search Consultancy Ltd is one of the largest providers of temporary healthcare workers across the UK. If you're interested in this excellent Occupational Therapist opportunity in Sunderland, please contact us today. A member of the team will be in touch straight away.

Due to COVID-19 you'll only be expected and encouraged to return to your new working environment when it's deemed safe to do so. All interviews will be conducted online or on the phone.

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