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Occupational Therapist - Social Services/ Community

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Community, Local Authority
Seniority:
Occupational Therapist
Region:
Yorkshire
Location:
Sheffield
Salary:
£30 to £34 per hour
Posted:
19/11/2018
Job Ref:
BAU-81963

Occupational Therapist - Social Services/Community - Sheffield - £30-£34ph

We are currently looking for an Occupational Therapist to join a Social Services Team in Sheffield.The main duties of this Occupational Therapy role is to ensure the provision of effective, efficient personal care services according to agreed performance standards. Therapists will be conducting specialist occupational therapy assessment and intervention for disabled children and adults in accordance with the City Council’s assessment and care management arrangements and prioritising need in the context of Putting People First.

Benefits of this Occupational Therapy role include:

  • Excellent pay rates
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive sector knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of allied health positions across the UK

Duties of this Occupational Therapy role include:

  • To carry out a full assessment of the needs of disabled people and their carers, including equipment and adaptations needs, transfer techniques and social needs incorporating full consideration of the risks involved.
  •  o provide information and explanation of the City Council criteria and service-users right of appeal through the Complaints Procedure.
  • To obtain, deliver and demonstrate safe use of equipment to service users and carers following assessment. Making best use of resources to ensure equipment is installed within agreed timescales
  • To recommend adaptations and ensure that the installation meets the needs of the service-user.
  • To maintain a record of all action taken including visits, equipment issued and adaptations recommended.
  • To liaise with the Housing Technical Officers and contractor representatives visiting jointly where required.

As an Occupational Therapist, you MUST be:

  • HCPC registered 
  • Eligble to work in the UK

Why Liquid Healthcare? 

  • Free training resources covering all your annual mandatory training requirements
  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with “My Liquid Rewards”
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive sector knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of allied health positions across the UK
  •  “Refer a Friend” bonus - get £200 for each Allied Health Professional you refer who we successfully place
  • “Find your own job” bonus - get £200 for bringing your own position to us
  • Twice weekly payroll

Liquid Healthcare and Liquid HC is the healthcare division of Liquid Personnel Ltd.

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy

Contact Details:
Tel: 0845 293 7301
Contact: Ben Ault

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