Occupational Therapist - Band 7

Location Bedford
Job type Contract
Salary £30 per hour
Contact Alex Blackwell
Call Alex
Reference 171380

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company within the private and public sector has a locum role for a Band 7 Community Occupational Therapist to work full-time based in Bedford.

The pay rate for this locum Community Occupational Therapist job is £30 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 6-month ongoing contract.

Main Duties:

  • Support the Community Occupational Therapy service in North Bedfordshire.

  • Hold a caseload of 20-25 cases as required.

  • Visit clients in their home, residential/nursing homes or within the rehabilitation bedded units.

  • Order and assess for and with the appropriate equipment that will support the client or carers

  • Demonstrate appropriate equipment to relevant care agencies.

  • Seek advice from senior staff and appropriate services as required.

  • Complete the appropriate onward referrals to other relevant services.

  • Provide guidance and support to junior staff members as required.

  • Support hospital discharges when demand requires senior support

  • Support the rehab bedded units as required.

  • Review case as appropriate and within a timely manner.

Requirements of the Community Occupational Therapist:

  • Degree or equivalent within Occupational Therapy.

  • HCPC registered as an Occupational Therapist.

  • At least two years of experience either pre or post qualification.

  • Full driving licence and access to personal vehicle.

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 Band 7 Community 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.