Excellent opportunity for an experienced Occupational Therapist to deliver a specialist Occupational Therapy Service that increases the independence and reduces the need for carer input for patients in the Worcester area. As an experienced Occupational Therapist your duties will include: * Undertake Occupational Therapy assessments for your caseload to address skill deficit and occupational performance, to enable people in areas of self-care, productivity and leisure * Complete moving and handling risk assessments * Provide specialist training in manual handling * Recommend handling techniques and arrange the provision of equipment to ensure service user and carer safety in manual handling. * Maintain a safe system of working, monitoring and reporting that adheres to the Council policies and Health and Safety guidelines * Participate in operational planning and service evaluation using evidence-based practice, audits and outcome measures. * Deliver training and supervision to students and junior staff * Occasional work at multiple sites in line with the Service needs To be a successful applicant for the Occupational Therapist role you will have: * Qualified to a minimum level of Diploma in Occupational Therapy (Essential) * Valid HCPC Registration (Essential) * A minimum 2 years post qualification experience (Essential) * Experience working in a community setting (Preferred) * Knowledge of Social Care and NHS Legislation (Essential) * Full driving license and own transport (Essential) * The ability to carry and fit equipment (Essential) * Flexibility to meet with Carers and Service Users at early or late appointments (Essential) As an Occupational Therapist you will have have access to a number of benefits including * Joining Bonus Scheme - £ 250 * Refer-a-friend Scheme - £250 per friend* * Flexible, regular shifts to suit your availability * 24/7 Support from our expert team For more details on this fantastic Occupational Therapist opportunity send your CV to Ellen at Mofor Solutions today
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