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Occupational Therapist - Paediatrics - Band 6

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Paediatric
Seniority:
Occupational Therapist
Region:
London
Location:
South East London, London
Salary:
£25 to £27 per hour
Salary Description:
£25 - £27 per hour
Posted:
11/03/2019
Job Ref:
ABR-88228

Occupational Therapist - Paediatrics - Band 6 - South East London - £25 - £27 per hour

3 days a week

We are currently looking for a Band 6 Occupational Therapist to join the Paediatrics team of one of our clients in South East London.

The successful Occupational Therapist will be working with children with special needs, including 3- 19 years olds in special schools for 3 days a week.

This position is an initial 3 months with the likelihood of extension and being ongoing throughout the year.

Benefits of this Occupational Therapist - Paediatrics role include:

* Excellent Pay Rates
* Deeply rewarding work
* Complex and varied caseloads
* Full time
* Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each Occupational Therapist you refer who we successfully place
* Your own dedicated personal recruitment advisor with extensive sector knowledge

Role responsibilities as an Occupational Therapist - Paediatrics:

* The assessment of children's occupations in school, including activities of daily living and personal care needs;
* The assessment for and provision of specialist equipment including seating, toileting and personal hygiene aids.
* Working with children in mainstream schools who have existing occupational therapy on their ehcps, or are in the process of being assessed for an ehcp or have an existing educational statement.
* The occupational therapist will work as part of a multidisciplinary team
* Must be able to work independently as well as in a team.
* Experience in completing functional assessments as well as administrating standardised assessments.

Experience required for this Occupational Therapist - Paediatrics role:

* Experience in paediatrics
* The assessment for and provision of specialist equipment including seating, toileting and personal hygiene aids.
* Working with children in mainstream schools who are in the process of being assessed for an EHCP or have an existing Educational Statement. .
* Assessing children with co-ordination difficulties on the waiting list
* Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team
* Experience of working and liaising across agencies
* Good time management skills
* Problem solving aptitude
* Flexible, reliable and trustworthy
* Able to work independently with limited direct supervision

As an Occupational Therapist you must have:

* A HCPC registration
* Eligibility to work in the UK

Why Liquid Personnel?

* Free training resources covering all your annual mandatory training requirement
* 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
* Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
* Personalised job alerts tailored to your requirements
* "Refer a Friend" bonus - get £200 for each worker 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

For more information please email ahpapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

Contact Details:
Tel: 0845 293 7301
Contact: Liquid AHP

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