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Hire Ground

London Recruitment Solutions

Type
Permanent
Job
Senior Occupational Therapist – Grand Village/home for the Elderly – £38,000

JobID: HG1834

Location
Location: London
Post author
Anthony T
Date Posted
4 Nov 2017
Job Description

INTRODUCTION:

This is a rare opportunity, of a Senior Occupation Therapist, to become part of a well known organisation, which has an outstanding reputation throughout the UK and internationally, working within beautiful landscaped grounds and stunning listed buildings within this village type environment, which is a retirement village for pensioners who are well frequently visited by high profile visitors. This well staffed and established organisation offers a wonderful place to work, with friendly and supportive staff.

SALARYETC:

£38,000
Hours are mainly office based hours and you will work on a 41-hour contract, which includes paid for breaks.
Location: Central London
Monday to Friday, office hours
DUTIES TO INCLUDE:

The Senior Occupational Therapist will manage and be responsible for occupational therapy case-load in an efficient manner
To prioritise the case-load as necessary and clinically appropriate
To undertake complex assessments of pensioners with cognitive impairment, complex physical disabilities and mental health difficulties and new admissions.
To demonstrate sound clinical reasoning and treatment planning within a Occupational Therapist framework and philosophy
To provide skilled patient centred intervention at the self-determined appropriate frequency until, as able, all goals are met.
To provide relevant occupational therapy education to patients, family and staff as appropriate to ensure high quality care
To provide skilled occupational therapy services in close collaboration with all members of the multi-disciplinary team.
To continuously monitor and re-assess patients for changing needs and goals
To demonstrate evidence based practice by implementing current and up to date research, philosophies, equipment and modalities
To utilise both standardised and non-standardised assessment tools within occupational therapy.
To identify unmet needs of the service user and refer on as appropriate to other members of the multi-disciplinary team
To maintain professional documentation in accordance with standards of practice
To continuously communicate with members of the multi-disciplinary team regarding referrals, treatment plans, patient progress, education and discharge.
REQUIREMENTS:

A relevant degree or qualification in Occupational Therapy
Registered with the HCPC or similar
Experience within a Snr Occupational Therapy role, or extensive experience in an O/T role, ready for a move into a more senior post
Experience or a desire to work with the elderly
A friendly and caring nature
Apply now to find out more about the opportunity of working fir this organisation and the post of Senior Occupational Therapist located within this stunning company.

How to Apply

email Andy

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