Senior Occupational Therapist

Senior Occupational Therapist

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Date Posted: 2024-07-01 05:07:14 - End Date: 09-08-2024

Location: sunderland, sunderland, United Kingdom


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Company: Exemplar Health Care

Senior Occupational Therapist - North EastWhen registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed.Position:Senior Occupational Therapist North EastCare home: Multisite covering three services across the North East regionLocation: Tees Grange - Stockton-on-Tees, Hylton Grange - Sunderland & Tyne Grange - Newcastle upon TyneContract type:Full time permanent positionRate:£40,000 per annumAre you an experienced Occupational Therapist with a positive and can-do attitude?Join us as our new Senior Occupational Therapist working across three complex care services within the North East!Asa SeniorOccupationalTherapist,youllplayavital role in supporting us to achieve our mission of makingevery day betterfor adults living with complex needs.Youll provide a high quality occupational therapyserviceforthepeople inyour homes,tomaximisetheirindependenceand empower them to live their best lives.Youll lead and supervise Junior Therapists or Therapy Assistants across the homes you support to ensure delivery of evidence-based, high quality therapy and rehabilitation.About Exemplar Health CareExemplarHealthCareisaleadingproviderofnursingcareforadultsliving with a range of complex needs.Our homes support people with specific conditions and disabilitiessuchasHuntingtonsdisease,braininjuries,spinalinjuries,mentalhealth needs, learning disabilities or dementia.Acrossallofourhomes,onethingremainsthesame-ourOccupationalTherapistsplay a vital role in empowering people to live their best lives!About the roleInthisrole,youllprovidespecialistassessments, clinical diagnoses and interventions to help people overcome the challenges they face withcompletingeverydaytasksoractivities.Youll work with the wider Care Team and Clinical Team to create person-centred care plans,supportpeopletoachievetheirgoalsand evaluate their outcomes.No two days will ever be the same, but your day-to-day responsibilities will include:being responsiblefor a clinical caseloadworking alongsidethe people we support, their loved ones and professionals to develop and deliver person-centredoccupational therapy interventionsleading and collaboratingclosely with the Therapy Team (Junior Physiotherapists, Junior Occupational Therapists andTherapyAssistantsinyour homescarrying outassessmentsmaintainingaccurate records for people receivingoccupationaltherapypromotingchoice, dignity and independence.Download our job description to read more.About youAbove all, youre someone who identifies with our values of fun, integrity, responsiveness, success and teamwork.Youre someone who also has:a thorough understanding ofoccupationaltherapybest practicethe ability to demonstrate an excellent rangeofoccupationaltherapyinterventionsand treatmentsgreatleadership skills, able to inspire and motivate a teamakind and caringapproacha sense ofhumourand funa positive,can-doattitudelots ofenthusiasmto encourage and motivate otherscreative thinking andorganisationalskillsgreatlisteningand communication skillsTo apply for this role, you must have a BSc or MSc in Occupational Therapy and be HCPC registered.What we offerWe offer great rewards and perks including:regular supervision, peer support, learning opportunities and career prospectsretail and lifestyle discountsfree DBS check24/7 counselling and supportBlue Light Card eligibilityHow to applySound good? Wed love to hear from you. Click the button to APPLY NOW.Please note,applicants must be authorised to work in the UK. Were unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment visa at this time.JBRP1_UKTJ

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