Community Occupational Therapist - Band 6

Location Reading
Job type Contract
Salary £25 per hour
Contact Ross Welton
Call Ross
Reference 167801

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a locum role for a Band 6 Community Occupational Therapist to work full-time based in Reading.

The pay rate for this locum Community Occupational Therapist job is £25 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an ongoing contract.


  • Reablement
  • Provide the Occupational Therapy input to the Intermediate Care Services which includes Community Reablement, rapid response and falls
  • Carry out functional assessments in client’s home environment, rehabilitation setting sand implement treatment programmes
  • Liaise closely and effectively with other team members and other professionals, acute and community hospitals and local statutory and voluntary services
  • Liaise with and advise clients carers about problems encountered at home
  • Train and supervise Care Assistants to the level of competence need, and participate in formal and informal training of other staff when required

Requirements of the Community Occupational Therapist:

  • Degree or equivalent within Occupational Therapy
  • HCPC registered as an Occupational Therapist
  • Recent NHS experience either pre or post qualification
  • Car driver
  • Experience working within the community

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive occupational therapy knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry-leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel islands


This Community Occupational Therapist job is advertised by Ross Welton; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.