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Occupational Therapist Community Older Adults - London

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£23 - £26/hour


Posted: 12/05/2022

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JustOT are recruiting for a Band 6 Community Occupational Therapist who is looking to work in the London region.

Position: Community Older Adults
Rates: £23-£26 per hour (UMBRELLA)
Hours: Full Time
Essential: HCPC Registration
End Date: 3 -6 months
Working Pattern: -Mo/Wed/Fri 09:00-17:00 working for Older Person`s Clinic- Work includes clinic , Older Person`s Clinic is open Mo/Wed/Fri 09:00-17:00.

Community and Care of Elderly

Key Skills Required:
- To provide specialised client-centred occupational therapy assessment and intervention to clients who are resident in the community.
-Good problem solving and clinical reasoning skills-to formulate a diagnosis and treatment plan designed to prevent readmission to hospital and reduce the impact of disability.
-To have good knowledge of a range of special equipment/adaptations and to assess the need of this in line with the eligibility criteria set out by the London Borough of Tower Hamlets Social Services. To be responsible for provision of equipment, conducting a risk assessment and any necessary training.
-To use specialised therapeutic moving and handling skills in the assessment and treatment of clients, including providing advice and training to client/family/carers on correct handling techniques, having undertaken specialised manual handling risk assessments.
-Assessing patients from out of borough hospitals and step down beds for safe return home or other facilities.
-Good knowledge of community services.

If this sounds like the next job for you, please call JustOT on (phone number removed)

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Additional benefits include:
-A dedicated one to one service
-Fast track registration process
-Excellent rates of pay
-Assistance with travel and accommodation
-Weekly pay - on time, every time
-Access to exclusive NHS and Private sector jobs
-No Registration Fee!
-Reimbursed DBSs
-Free online training available

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