Occupational Therapist - Band 6 - Older People MH

Location Rotherham
Job type Contract
Salary £25 per hour
Contact Alex Blackwell
Call Alex
Reference 168279

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company to the private and public sector has a locum vacancy for a Band 6 Older Peoples Mental Health Occupational Therapist to work either full or part-time based in Rotherham.

The pay rate for this locum Occupational Therapist job is £25 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.

Main duties:

  • Provide evidence based occupational therapy assessment and interventions for people with complex mental health needs, including people living with dementia.
  • Supervise junior and support staff and develop inpatient and community interventions enabling patients to maintain, maximise and develop independent living skills and work towards individual recovery and well-being goals.
  • Work as a member of an inpatient multidisciplinary team and provide occupational therapy input, advice and expertise for MDT case formulations, care/ therapy planning and to facilitate effective discharge.
  • Develop links with statutory and voluntary sector community resources and ensure that ongoing occupational needs are addressed as part of a safe effective discharge process.

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

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Daily payroll
  • 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

Contact:
This Occupational Therapist job is advertised by Alex Blackwell; 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.