Occupational Therapist (Home Care Demonstrator / Assessor) Oxford
Community or Wheelchair
Salary - (£25,000 - 35,000 negotiable based on experience)
Our client is a well-bring brand which launched in 2014 with an online shop, magazine and community. Their target customers are in the 50+ age group and they address health conditions, well-being and entertainment relevant to that audience. They are a venture-capital-backed high growth company. They are developing a trusted and respected brand that understands our customers and ensures the solutions provided are right for them.
Our client is looking for a fully qualified and registered OT with proven, excellent skills with a proactive approach to work. Knowledge of social care policy and legislation is essential. Successful applicants will be skilled at communicating and work with people with social care needs and have experience of visiting then in their own homes or their care setting. You will be confident and competent in working with people with a variety of physical and cognitive impartments. The role will be split working 'in the field' and 'office-based'
In the field You will spend the majority of your working week meeting customers at their homes who have requested more information/demonstrations of high-value products, such as electric wheelchairs, stair lifts, rise/recline chairs, beds etc. The purpose of these country-wide visits is to assess the customer's requirements and offer any current/future products that our client has.
You will complete a short 'post-meet' report after each customer visit, detailing the customer's requirement(s) and why you believe the product suggested is suitable for them. This role is not commission based as we do not want to 'hard-sell' products that aren't suitable.
When office based, you will work closely with the Digital Team to contribute to a plan of articles/content/media on a variety of health conditions, topics, developments and more. Principally, this will revolve around the products we sell and how these can be used to improve life and wellbeing.
You will be the key person informing the Digital Team of what topics/areas/subjects are valuable and interesting for our customers and communities, which the Digital Team will execute and market.
Key Requirements Include:
*Social Care experience (Wheelchair and Seating Experience Desirable)
*Confident in different assessment methods
*Pro-active and enthusiastic personality
*A hands-on, can-do attitude
*A friendly and positive personality
*A full UK driving licence
*Good/Moderate IT/Digital skills
*The ability to work effectively in a very fast changing environment
Employers Benefits include:
*Regular CPD opportunities
*Access to a company vehicle
*Chance to develop your own service
To apply, or for further information, please contact Sean on 0207 045 3325