Occupational Therapist - Social Services ??? Band 6 - Hampshire

30.00 - 30.00 GBP Hourly + GBP30/hour
08 Feb 2017
23 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Occupational Therapist - Social Services / Community - Band 6 - Hampshire

I am currently looking for a Senior Occupational Therapist to join the adult social services / community team.

The Occupational Therapist will become a team member of the Specialist Community Services providing specialist leadership. The successful Occupational Therapist will be central to the design and delivery of services, influencing both strategic and operational developments by ensuring strategic decisions and organisational changes are influenced by expert occupational therapy knowledge and practise.

Benefits as an Occupational Therapist:

- Excellent Pay Rates
- Opportunity to manage, mentor and lead a multidisciplinary team
- Rewarding complex work with service users with a range of needs
- Opportunity to advocate for Occupational Therapy at a senior level
- Opportunity to implement and drive changes and improvements within the council
- Varied caseload
- Monday - Friday working pattern, no evenings or weekends
- Your own dedicated personal recruitment advisor with extensive sector knowledge

Role Responsibilities:

- Supervision to Occupational Therapy staff
- Responsible for supporting and advising on the quality of Occupational Therapy interventions and practise
- Close liaison with Directorate Heads of Service and with the Principle Social Worker to ensure consistency across all disciplines
- Contribute to strategies and policies for occupational therapy services
- Offer specialist consultation and advice on complex cases and manage a small caseload of people with complex or urgent needs to make detailed recommendations to authorise major adaptation recommendations and special equipment prescriptions.

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