Senior Children's & Adults Occupational Therapist

Location Horsham
Job type Contract
Salary £35 - 38 per hour
Contact Ross Welton
Call Ross
Reference 167744

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company to the private and public sector has a locum vacancy for a Social Services Senior Children’s & Adults Occupational Therapist to work 37 hours per week based in Horsham, mainly covering North of West Sussex and Mid Sussex.

The pay rate for this locum Social Services Senior Children’s & Adults Occupational Therapist job is £35 - £38 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an ongoing contract.

Duties:

  • Provide a consistent approach to children, young people, and adults with lifelong disabilities
  • Support adults and young people moving to adulthood to be as independent as possible and live a good life as defined by them
  • Work in partnership with other professionals including, children’s and adults’ social workers, nurses, psychiatrists, and special educational needs teams
  • Undertake assessments of need (including Care Act and mental capacity assessments)
  • Work as part of a strong and dynamic service, working across the lifespan of disability, helping children, young people, and adults to live independent and productive lives
  • Undertake strengths-based assessments utilising Occupational Therapy skills and knowledge to develop and implement a plan of support, aimed at improving wellbeing and delivering outcomes
  • Work as part of a strong and dynamic service, working across the lifespan of disability, helping children, young people, and adults to live independent and productive lives
  • Undertake strengths-based assessments utilising Occupational Therapy skills and knowledge to develop and implement a plan of support, aimed at improving wellbeing and delivering outcomes
  • Advice, information, the provision of assistive equipment, and recommendations for home adaptation

Requirements of the Social Services Senior Children’s & Adults 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:

  • 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

Contact:

This Social Services Senior Children’s & Adults 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.