Adults Occupational Therapist

Location: Surrey  |  Surrey  |  England
Sector: Health Care
Consultant: Sophie Wicks
Job Reference: 36018
Salary: £33665 - £33665
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Seven Health Care is looking for someone to join an Adult Social Care Locality team based in Epsom as a Qualified HCPC Registered Occupational Therapist.

Job Role:

If you would like the opportunity to work with a variety of clients who have differing needs, this is an ideal role. These clients may experience a learning disability, physical or sensory impairment, mental health or be an older person.

Are you looking to develop a range of skills to enable you to undertake frontline holistic occupational therapy practice within a social care setting, build your professional experience in major adaptations, reablement skills gain programs, moving and handling assessments with the aim of enabling (supporting) our clients to live independently in the community?

You would be part of a multi skilled team which includes; social workers, occupational therapists, assistant social care practitioners and reablement personnel. As a team we provide support to adults and their carers with eligible needs in a community based setting. This community based role would require you to carry out home visits mainly within your locality area and on occasion travelling outside of the county. Some of these settings include client’s homes, residential care and nursing homes and supported living schemes.

Requirements:

  • Experience of working within a social care/health or community focussed multi-disciplinary setting providing care, support and advice to meet peoples’ social care needs.
  • Ability to complete person centred, outcomes based and proportionate OT assessments including moving and handling risk assessments and major home environment adaptations.
  • An in depth knowledge of medical conditions and the likely impact on the individual and ability to demonstrable knowledge of the impact of long term disability on the individual, carer and family.
  • Continuing professional development. Applicants must have, and maintain current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and adhere to the HCPC standards for conduct, performance and ethics.

Perks:

In return for your skills, we offer you a competitive starting salary equivalent to that of a band 6 OT in a health care setting, a 36 hour working week (pro-rata for part-time staff) with options for agile work practice with the tools to manage time. You will receive a structured induction programme and on-going career development and training to support in your continuing professional development. You will also receive regular professional and clinical supervision from experienced Senior OTs.

Working with Seven Healthcare:

Established in 2011, Seven Healthcare is a leading provider of Healthcare professionals to public and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of Healthcare; including Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Podiatrists, Paediatric Audiologists and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Physiotherapist who is, help them find their dream job by referring them to Seven Healthcare. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.