Occupational Therapist - Aid and Rehabilitation - Southwark

Liquid Personnel
25.00 - 28.00 GBP Hourly
05 Jul 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Occupational Therapist - Aid and Rehabilitation - Southwark - GBP25-GBP28 per hour depending on experience

We are currently looking for two Occupational therapist to join the community Occupational Therapy team within adult social care in Southwark. The occupational therapist will identify appropriate housing related solutions, including minor and major adaptations and rehousing, to meet the identified needs of clients in both public and private housing.

Both vacancies are to cover maternity leave, candidates must have experience of working within a Social Care Occupational Therapy service and be familiar with adaptations and equipment provision. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of Mosaic (Framework I) and excellent IT skills using outlook, word, excel and be able to scan documents.

Benefits of the role???

  • Excellent Pay Rates
  • Rewarding and varied work
  • Steady Caseloads
  • Access to a well-established network with adult occupational therapy services
  • "Refer a Friend" bonus - get GBP200 for each Occupational Therapist you refer who we successfully place
  • Your own dedicated personal recruitment advisor with extensive sector knowledge

The successful therapist will have experience of???

  • Providing professional occupational therapy services
  • Undertaking and reviewing assessments of users in consultation with other health professionals.
  • providing aids and rehabilitation for people with disabilities
  • On occasions designing tailor made equipment and adaptations to users' homes and provide advice on design and planning of buildings and facilities
  • Assessing the needs of people as they relate to housing adaptations
  • Initiating and coordinating appropriate outcomes identified in the assessment
  • Reviewing services to ensure they continue to meet the identified outcomes.
  • Safeguarding vulnerable adults
  • Advising on home and workplace environmental alterations, such as adjustments for wheelchair access;
  • Liaising with other professionals, such as doctors, physiotherapists, social workers, equipment suppliers and architects, as well as patients' families, carers and employers;
  • Writing reports and attending multidisciplinary case meetings to plan and review ongoing treatment.
  • Managing a caseload, prioritising needs, and completing administrative tasks

Why Liquid Healthcare?

  • Free training resources covering all your annual mandatory training requirements
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with "My Liquid Rewards"
  • Access to many exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive knowledge
  • Personalised job alerts tailored to your requirements
  • "Refer a Friend" bonus - get GBP200 for each allied health professional you refer who we successfully place
  • Twice weekly payroll

Liquid Healthcare and Liquid HC is the healthcare division of Liquid Personnel Ltd.

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy