Occupational Therapist

Location: Loughborough
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000
Job type: Permanent – Full time
Hours: 40 hours per week
Shifts: Monday - Friday
Job Paths are looking for an Occupational Therapist for a 38 bedded Brain Injury and Neurological rehabilitation specialist unit based in Loughborough, Leicestershire.
This facility offers individualised specialist care, treatment and rehabilitation for people with acquired or traumatic brain injury or neurological disease.
As an Occupational Therapist, you will alongside an experienced and dedicated team to provide care and treatment to aid the patient’s recovery.
My client is looking for a strong-minded, passionate and confident person with a great work ethic to work in this Brain Injury and Neurological rehabilitation specialist unit based in Loughborough.
Duties and Responsibilities for this Occupational Therapist role include:
* Carrying out brain injury assessments
* Providing support for carers and family – advice on care plans after discharge
* Setting realistic client-centred goals to help with development
* Neuro splinting and casting
* Plan, develop and oversee individual Service User programmes in line with the assessment process
* Plan, develop and oversee group activities for Service Users in line with the assessment process
* Be proficient in report writing
* Record all measurable outcomes in a regular and concise manner
* Liaise with the Multi-Disciplinary Team
* To participate in review processes with statutory agencies i.e. CPAs/Reviews/etc.
* Assist with the development and auditing of Occupational Therapy services
* To liaise with Occupational Therapists at NHS Trusts and PCTs as necessary
Minimum requirements for this Occupational Therapist role are:
* An experienced Occupational Therapist with experience of brain injury and neurological rehabilitation
* Degree level or equivalent qualification in Occupational therapy
* Up to date HCPC registration and clear DBS
* Experience working with brain injuries and a wide range of Neurological conditions
* A positive attitude and the ability to hit the ground running
Benefits of this role include:
* Working for a company with over 25 years of experience
* Full induction
* Ongoing training
* Working with a supportive management team
* Career progression opportunities
Contact: Ben at Job Paths Ltd
Loughborough, United Kingdom, gb
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