We are currently seeking a Band 6 Occupational Therapist to start as soon as possible with our clients based in London. This team is looking for an experienced Locum with a background setting in Community and Acute.
The post holder will utilise a range of skills and experience gained in clinical practice to perform a specialist, comprehensive assessments using clinical reasoning skills and assessment techniques to formulate a treatment plan based on clinical findings. Sound post graduate experience is essential as well as excellent communication skills, good knowledge of current OT best practice and the ability to work as an effective team member across multi-professional teams. This post is split across community and Acute hospital Emergency Department and experience of both would be beneficial.
The main responsibilities of the post:
1.To work flexibly and assist in effective and efficient delivery of the service.
2.To prioritise workload, delegate and to supervise more junior staff including support staff and students, to aid provision of high standards of patient care.
3.To assess the occupational therapy needs of a defined patient group and establish and evaluate appropriate treatment plans. This includes chronic, acute and palliative care within own competencies, recognising own limitations and seeking advice when necessary.
4.To monitor, evaluate and modify treatment for patients in medical, social or functional crisis to prevent hospital admission.
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Hours: Full Time
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There are many benefits working as a Locum OT with JustOT, these include:
*Free online training
*Specialist support from our friendly consultants
*Job opportunities nationwide
*DBS check reimbursed
*Accommodation if required