Occupational Therapist-Adults Social Services - Local Authority

Recruiter
Liquid Personnel
Location
Berkshire
Salary
28.00 - 30.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Occupational Therapist - Adults Social Services - Local Authority -West Berkshire - GBP28 - GBP30 per hour

We are currently looking for an Occupational therapist to join the adult's social services team for our Local Authority client in West Berkshire. The therapist will provide a professional Occupational Therapy service to adults, their families and carers in line with the requirements of the Care Act. The successful therapist will have Local authority experience and good knowledge and experience of adult social care, social services and occupational therapy. This role is to start ASAP and will be on an initial 6 month contract working full time.

Benefits of the role???

  • Excellent Pay Rates
  • Deeply rewarding
  • Working within an developing social services team
  • "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???

  • Local Authority Experience
  • Working within a multidisciplinary team within social services
  • Advising on specialist equipment to assist with daily activities;
  • Complex moving and handling
  • Developing a rehabilitation programme to help rebuild lost skills and restore lost confidence;
  • Advising on home and workplace environmental alterations, such as adjustments for wheelchair access;
  • Writing reports and attending multidisciplinary case meetings to plan and review ongoing treatment.
  • Organising support and rehabilitation groups for carers and clients;
  • training students and supervising the work of occupational therapist, OTAs and students
  • 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