Just OT are recruiting for Two experienced, HCPC registered Occupational Therapist to work with our well-respected client based in Belfast
The successful candidate will have experience
Band 6 OT for full time position in Day Hospice for period of 4 months until post recruited Must be experienced OT with over 2 years' experience within a clinical setting Willing to accept 30hrs over 5 days if necessary Must have a clean driver's license and willing to work off site on satellite Day hospice sites in Newtownards on Monday and Downpatrick on Thursday
*To plan, establish and deliver occupational therapy service across all clinical areas within the hospice environment.
*To assess and address the physical, psychological, social, and spirtual aspects of a patients activities of daily living and where possible improve and maximisie patients independence and quality of life.
*To plan, implement and monitor patient centred treatment and rehabilitation programmes. Being prepared to adapt or withdraw treatment programmes in response to changes in patients condition.
*To evaluate outcomes of treatment programmes with the patient, carers and multi-disciplinary team at agreed times.
*To provide approriate symptom led occupational therapy interventions on a group or individual basis. (Anxiety, dyspnoea and fatigue management).
*To promote the use of creative activities as a therapeutic media to maximise quality of life.
*To use skilled communication techniques to communicate with patients and their carers regarding patients occupational therapy needs and interventions.
*To provide training advice to carers on activities of daily living as part of the intervention process.
Pay Rate: £31.15 + per hour
Essential Requirements: HCPC registration, Social Services Experience
Not available for this position Why not recommend a friend or colleague and earn a £250 referral bonus on successful placement (terms and qualifying period apply).
Additional benefits include:
-A dedicated one to one service
-Fast track registration process
-Excellent rates of pay
-Assistance with travel and accommodation
-Weekly pay - on time, every time
-Access to exclusive NHS and Private sector jobs
-No Registration Fee!
-Free online training available