Senior Occupational Therapist/Occupational Therapist

Location Lewisham
Job type Contract
Salary £38 - 42 per hour
Contact Sebastian Dunbar
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Reference 167728

Sanctuary Personnel, a leading and award winning recruitment agency is currently looking for experienced and dedicated Senior Occupational Therapists/Occupational Therapists to work in Lewishamon a full-time basis, within the Discharge to Assess Team.

The pay rates for these locum Senior Occupational Therapist/Occupational Therapist jobs are £38 - £42 per hour (Assignment rate) and are initial 4-month contracts.


  • Reviewing discharges
  • Undertaking D2A assessment with recommendations for future care 
  • Reviewing equipment supplied/recommended from Acute Hospitals 
  • Work with Social Workers and Nurses with the in house Enablement Care Team plus local care agencies 

Requirements of the Senior Occupational Therapist/Occupational Therapists:

  • Degree or equivalent within Occupational Therapy
  • HCPC registered as an Occupational Therapist
  • Recent NHS experience either pre or post qualification
  • Adult Social Care experience –knowledge/experience of strengths based approaches and assessment skills
  • Moving and Handling experience and knowledge – including working with hoists/slings/patient turners – experience of reducing double handed care packages
  • Equipment and minor adaptations experience
  • Understanding of Principals of Enablement
  • Experience of working in a rehabilitative manner
  • Experience of issuing and reviewing assistive technology
  • Ideally experience of utilising Liquid Logic or Rio

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


These Senior Occupational Therapist/Occupational Therapist jobs are advertised by Sebastian Dunbar; if you are interested in these positions 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.