Assistant Team Manager – Occupational Therapist

Location: Epsom  |  Surrey  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: James Wright
Job Reference: 34009
Salary:
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Assistant Team Manager – Occupational Therapist

£44,229 – Permanent, Full Time

Epsom, Surrey

Seven Social Care are looking for an Assistant Team Manager, who will be able to demonstrate a high level of understanding and commitment to the personalisation agenda and be a specialist in the field of Occupational Therapy. You will also be able to demonstrate an applied knowledge of the Care Act as well as the Mental Capacity Act and the NHS Continuing Healthcare National Framework.

About the role:

  • You will support the manager to deliver high quality personalised adult social care, supervision of both qualified and unqualified staff and addressing Safeguarding concerns, ensuring that they are followed through as appropriate.
  • You will be required to line manage both the Occupational Therapists and unqualified staff members within the team.
  • You will need to apply an extensive knowledge of Occupational Therapy practice, theory and legislation to enhance practice, procedures and policies, promote innovation, and introduce new ways of working from recognised sites of excellence.
  • Manage a smaller caseload which may be complex and varied whilst supporting the occupational therapists you are overseeing

Requirements for the Role:

  • Significant post qualification experience and have some management experience.
  • A key accountability of the role is developing staff practice and therefore applicants must be able demonstrate evidence of providing effective professional supervision to Occupational Therapists and less experienced colleagues.
  • A willingness and ability to travel across Surrey in accordance with the demands of the work and job profile.
  • That you are a qualified Occupational Therapist and have current professional registration with the relevant registration authority and adhere to their standards for conduct, performance and ethics.

This job is advertised by James Wright; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact James on 07520 633 102 or at [email protected]

Assistant Team Manager – Occupational Therapist

£44,229 – Permanent, Full Time

Epsom, Surrey

Seven Social Care are looking for an Assistant Team Manager, who will be able to demonstrate a high level of understanding and commitment to the personalisation agenda and be a specialist in the field of Occupational Therapy. You will also be able to demonstrate an applied knowledge of the Care Act as well as the Mental Capacity Act and the NHS Continuing Healthcare National Framework.

About the role:

  • You will support the manager to deliver high quality personalised adult social care, supervision of both qualified and unqualified staff and addressing Safeguarding concerns, ensuring that they are followed through as appropriate.
  • You will be required to line manage both the Occupational Therapists and unqualified staff members within the team.
  • You will need to apply an extensive knowledge of Occupational Therapy practice, theory and legislation to enhance practice, procedures and policies, promote innovation, and introduce new ways of working from recognised sites of excellence.
  • Manage a smaller caseload which may be complex and varied whilst supporting the occupational therapists you are overseeing

Requirements for the Role:

  • Significant post qualification experience and have some management experience.
  • A key accountability of the role is developing staff practice and therefore applicants must be able demonstrate evidence of providing effective professional supervision to Occupational Therapists and less experienced colleagues.
  • A willingness and ability to travel across Surrey in accordance with the demands of the work and job profile.
  • That you are a qualified Occupational Therapist and have current professional registration with the relevant registration authority and adhere to their standards for conduct, performance and ethics.

This job is advertised by James Wright; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact James on 07520 633 102 or at [email protected]