Occupational Therapist

Location
Telford, Shropshire
Salary
£31,346 to £33,782 per annum
Posted
15 Jul 2021
Closes
26 Jul 2021
Ref
TWC000004986
Contract Type
Full time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Occupational Therapist to join our team in Adult Social Care, recently rated exceptional by our peers.

Occupational Therapy in Telford delivers services in our new Independent Living Centre, offers single handed care and support for family carers as well as recommendations for equipment and adaptations.

You will find the team warm and supportive and the work rewarding.

We are seeking to appoint an Occupational Therapist to assess those with an illness or disability, to support them to live at home safely and as independently as possible, with a variety of therapeutic, equipment and adaptation solutions available.

Responsibilities include equipment provision and review, and recommendations to adapt a property either through Minor Works or by utilising the Disabled Facilities Grant, to improve access in and around the person’s home so they can engage in daily living activities.

There is an opportunity to work with a variety of complex health conditions and develop clinical skills.

Please see Job Description.

You must be a qualified Occupational Therapist, registered with HCPC.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclose and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please see Job Description.

We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, can work autonomously as well as someone who can be an active member in the team.

We welcome applications from newly qualified Occupational Therapists.

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 381233 If you have any queries.

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Job Description