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Occupational Therapist

  • Location: Cambridge, England
  • Salary: £40 - £40 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a Occupational Therapist at Cambridgeshire County Council

The role:

To provide Occupational Therapy interventions to people as part of identifying, preventing, reducing and delaying the need for short term Reablement or long term social care provision.

To work closely alongside Reablement and social care staff, identifying where Occupational Therapy can enhance a person’s independence, with the aim of them achieving their identified goals.

To work as a core member of the Prevention and Early Intervention Service to delay or prevent the need for long term care by using occupational therapy to consider if all alternative solutions to the provision of social care have been explored, and to support the delivery of a reading  culture and ethos.

To work in liaison with internal and external partners to deliver specialist risk assessments of service users, to determine the level of care and support required to best meet their needs.

To support and empower adults to enhance their quality of life, maximise their potential and to continue to develop independence skills within their own homes through accurate goal planning and review.

To work closely with all health and social care professionals involved in the care planning and delivery of support, acting as a vital link between health and social care.

To act as a point of expertise to the wider multidisciplinary team, providing support with complex cases, carrying out joint assessments and goal planning, coaching and mentoring others to raise awareness of the use of occupational therapy in their work.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes 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 social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work 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.

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