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Occupational Therapist - Mental Health

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Mental Health, Paediatric
Seniority:
Occupational Therapist
Region:
East Midlands
Location:
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary:
£24.50 to £24.50 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £24.50 per hour
Posted:
22/11/2019
Job Ref:
EJ-102550

Occupational Therapist - Mental Health - Band 6 - Northampton - £24.50 per hour

There is the option to work 3 days per week or 5 days

We are currently looking for an occupational therapist to join the Mental Health Team of one of our clients in Northampton. The successful occupational therapist will be working with children with complex needs including children with physical needs, autism, development coordination difficulties and learning difficulties.

The Occupational therapist will work as part of a multidisciplinary team and must be able to work independently as well as in a team.

Benefits of this Occupational Therapist role include:

* Excellent Pay Rates
* Deeply rewarding work
* Complex and varied caseloads
* full time
* Car driver is not essential
* Covering for long term sick
* 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:

* 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 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

The successful Physiotherapist need to be:

* HCPC registered
* Eligible to work in the UK

Why Liquid Personnel?

* 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: 01612356855
Contact: Esme Jones

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