Occupational Therapist

Telford, Shropshire
£31,346 - £33,782
15 Oct 2020
22 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full time

Adult Social Care

1 x Occupational Therapist

Grade NJC PO1 (£31,346 - £33,782)

Full-time (37 hours per week)

Permanent Contract

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join our team.

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 OT can 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 demonstrate a commitment to their own professional development

Candidates must be a qualified Occupational Therapist and be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Knowledge of the Care Act, experience of Occupational Therapy Equipment and Disabled Facilities Grant legislation would be useful.

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.

For more information about working for Telford & Wrekin Adult Social Care, please view our recruitment page: https://www.telford.gov.uk/ascr

Please contact Charlotte Wake, 01952 385555, if you have any queries.

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