Ref. 65627

Occupational Therapist

  • Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £35 - £35 per hour
  • Type: Contract / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for an Occupational Therapist to work with Wiltshire County Council.

This position is paying up to £35 Per Hour. 

The Role:

To provide practical advice and solutions to enable people to live full, satisfying and independent lives. They work with patients to help them participate in the daily activities they want to do, from working to moving about their home easily.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking assessments of patients’ physical, communication, interaction and cognitive skills planning and providing appropriate treatment and activities organising adaptations to patients’ homes or workplaces – for example, arranging for a wheelchair ramp to be installed helping patients select and use new equipment advising on exercises that can improve patients’ mobility or dexterity giving advice and arranging support patients’ family members and carers maintaining records and case notes
  • Liaising with doctors, family members, carers and other professionals and keeping them updated
  • Planning further treatment and reviewing progress
  • Assessing treatment success at multi-professional case conferences/meetings
  • Advising people on how they can approach everyday tasks differently.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Graduates need to have completed an undergraduate or postgraduate occupational therapy degree that is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar position.
  • Compliance: Up to date DBS check
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.

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