Temp
Band 6
Community Health
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Community Occupational Therapist

Ref: 1969| Posted: 10th Jul 2024

A council in the North East is recruiting for a locum OT to join their  Community Occupational Therapy Team. 

As part of the community OT team, you would be allocated a caseload of clients with complex needs. The role includes the completion of assessments of clients to identify their needs this will include functional assessments, assessments and provision of assistive equipment and adaptations including Disabled Facilities Grants working alongside colleagues in the Home Improvement Agency. The role includes a combination of adults and children, providing holistic assessments of the customer identifying areas of need and ensuring that appropriate provision is made to improve quality of life. 

In addition to being an experienced OT you will also need experience with manual handling & single handed care. You'll also need access to a car to conduct visits. 

This role is going on for at least 6 months and is paying £30 per hour inside IR35. If you're interested or want to find out any more information then please apply with a copy of your CV.