Occupational Therapist - Band 6

Location Reading
Job type Contract
Salary £24.00 - £25.00 per hour
Contact Ross Welton
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Reference HQ00107568_1600059753

Sanctuary Health is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Band 6 Occupational Therapist to work full-time based across Wokingham and Reading localities. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of Occupational Therapy and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum Occupational Therapist job is £24 - £25 per hour (assignment rate) and is a 8-month contract.

Duties of the Occupational Therapist

  • This role requires a diverse set of skills including knowledge and experience around equipment provision, manual handling, excellent communication and organisational skills and requires a creative and innovative approach to practice.
  • The post holder will be confident and competent practitioner providing assessment, treatment, planning and therapy provision for adults with learning disabilities with complex needs.
  • The team promotes a truly client centred ethos and multi-disciplinary style of working. Close collaboration with families, carers and external stakeholders is required in order to enhance the health and well-being of people with learning disabilities.

Requirements of the Occupational Therapist:

  • Degree or equivalent within Occupational Therapy
  • HCPC registered as an Occupational Therapist
  • Recent NHS experience either pre or post qualification
  • Previous experience Adults with learning disabilities with complex needs and Manual Handling
  • This role requires a diverse set of skills including knowledge and experience around equipment provision, manual handling, excellent communication and organisational skills and requires a creative and innovative approach to practice.
  • Experience of working with this delightful client group in the community is desirable

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This 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.