Occupational Therapist - Mental Health Band 6

Job type Contract
Salary £26 - 30 per hour
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Reference 160496

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced Band 6 Mental Health Occupational Therapist to work based in Upper Tooting.

The pay rate for this locum Mental Health Occupational Therapist job is £26-£30 per hour (assignment rate) and is an ongoing contract.

Main Duties:

  • Provide a specialist Occupational Therapy service to clients with complex mental health and learning disability needs.

  • Use evidence-based, client-centred Occupational Therapy assessments, interventions, and outcome measures underpinned by Model of Human Occupational and the Recovery Approach.

  • Co-ordinate, maintain, and develop the OT activity programme and oversee relevant equipment and resources.

  • Be responsible for leading delegated occupational therapy and multi-disciplinary projects.

  • Work collaboratively and effectively within a multi-disciplinary community team, liaising with the Forensic service, other inpatient and community-based services as required.

  • Regularly supervise OT students on practice placement.

  • Support clients to access the Recovery College effectively.

Requirements of the Mental Health Occupational Therapist:

  • Degree or equivalent within Occupational Therapy.

  • HCPC registered as an Occupational Therapist.

  • Minimum of two years post qualifying experience working as an Occupational Therapist.

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 Band 6 Mental Health Occupational Therapist job is advertised by Sebastian Dunbar; 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.