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Occupational Therapist (Social and Healthcare Qualified)

  • Location: Bradford, England
  • Salary: £27.18 - £27.18 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a qualified Occupational Therapist to fill an exclusive opportunity in Bradford

The role:

Locums will be part of a busy team of staff responding to Care providers who require support to provide safe and effective care to people in the Bradford District.

Staff will be expected to work from home base for some of the week

We will be expecting locums to work flexibility and this may include some late visits with care staff.

There will be a mix of home visits and telephone support and assessments.

Visits may be anywhere within the Bradford Metropolitan District

Key Responsibilities:

To carry out assessments of service users in the community who have a disability, complex health and social care needs, under the provisions of relevant Social Care legislation and in accordance with Occupational Therapy training. This often involves people with complex and life limiting conditions, vulnerable adults / children and safeguarding issues.

To make recommendations to improve service users independence and/or reduce the strain on their carers in an efficient, effective and practicable way, primarily by the recommendation of equipment and/or adaptations solutions, and to make arrangements for the provision of these.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Experience: 2+ years working with children as a qualified Social Worker in the UK.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration and DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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