Social Services Occupational Therapist - Community

Location Okehampton
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £30.00 per hour
Contact Ross Welton
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Reference HQ00116115_1610376975

Sanctuary Health is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Social Services Occupational Therapist to work in Okehampton on a full-time basis. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of Occupational Therapy and be registered with the HCPC.

The pay rate for this locum Occupational Therapist job is £30 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an ongoing contract.

About the role:

  • Complete OT Assessments and identify packages of care/equipment/adaptations needed to meet eligible, unmet needs for people of working age with mental health difficulties and disabilities and older people.
  • Conduct Mental Capacity Act Assessments as part of work to understand when people can make their own decisions or when Best Interest decisions need to be applied.
  • Workers need experience of Care First 6, Devon County Council policies and procedures and extensive experience of completing Care Act Assessments, moving and handling assessments, adaptations and equipment recommendations.
  • Predominantly working from home although Okehampton Hospital is the office base. Clients will be in the area of Okehampton, North Tawton, Moretonhampstead and Hatherleigh

Requirements of the Occupational Therapist:

  • A Diploma of the College of Occupational Therapists or BSc Occupational Therapy/ any Occupational Therapy qualification recognised by the World Federation of Occupational Therapists
  • Current registration with Health Professions Council
  • HCPC registered as an Occupational Therapist
  • Car driver


  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive OT 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 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.