Occupational Therapist

Nhs Professionals

Occupational Therapist


Nhs Professionals, Lower Leigh, Mendip

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: d8b85e1463894bfaa76124db6b5fae28

Full Job Description

As an Occupational Therapist you will be required to:

· To undertake Occupational Therapy assessments for a designated caseload addressing Occupational performance and skills deficits, enabling the patient in areas of Self-care, Productivity and Leisure.

· To work with patients to identify Occupational Therapy goals as part of overall treatment plan.

· To plan and implement individual and group interventions in collaboration with the client group, using graded activity to achieve therapeutic goals.

· To monitor and evaluate occupational therapy treatment in order to measure progress and assure effectiveness of the intervention.

· To participate in the planning, evaluation and audit of practice, clinical pathways and protocols within your area.

· To participate in the delivery of the Occupational Therapy Strategy., The post holder will be responsible for the planning and delivery of Occupational Therapy within the designated area. Manage a caseload of service users with complex needs, using evidence based/person centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions.

  • Current relevant professional registration (HCPC Registration)

  • Experience working with elderly patients

  • Previous intermediate care experience and NHS experience

  • Enhanced DBS

  • Car driver / owner able to travel to other locations within the trust using own vehicle

    Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust are currently seeking experienced Occupational Therapists to provide a high quality, responsive service for intermediate care patients who have recently discharged as an inpatient.

  • Are you passionate and experienced in providing Occupational Therapy? Would you like to be part of a highly qualified team providing support for elderly patients?

    If so, we would like to hear from you today!

    Manchester University Foundation Trust is England's largest NHS trust with a turnover of £2.5bn. MFT has designed the most exceptional integrated health and social care system to deliver the best possible results for the 1million patients who rely on their services every year.

    By joining NHS Professionals and working on the bank at MFT, you can instantly help the Trust to continue to improve the life chances and wellness of the diverse communities across Manchester., Here at NHS Professionals, we run England's largest NHS staff bank and are experts at putting people in places to care. Every year we help thousands of dedicated and highly skilled NHS workers enjoy better career opportunities, more flexible shifts, and a healthier work-life balance across our partnered Trusts.

    Career Progression access to Learning & Development opportunities, so that you can take on new roles and challenges.

    Work-life Balance flexible shifts, committed shifts, wellbeing resources and build paid annual leave

    Opportunity & Access over 50 partner NHS Trusts to give you the flexibility of choice to work how and where you want