JustOT are recruiting for an experienced, HCPC registered, Occupational therapist to work with our well-respected client based in Middlesex.
The successful candidate needs to have an understanding of the Care Act and eligibility; be able to carry out discharge to assess / Home First functional assessments; moving and handling assessments; assess eligibility for social care services and reablement to maximise independence and reduce need for ongoing care services; work with commissioning to set up services and purchase orders for packages of care and liaise with relevant agencies; oversee the case management, reviews and service provision for up to 6 weeks.
Require experienced OT who has substantial Social care work experience and preferably also in intermediate care to work till end of March 2020 as a member of the Home First Team in Brent Social Care. Based within the Integrated Rehab and Reablement Team, the Home First Team provide for patients being discharged from hospital same day/next day Home first assessment visits. Assessments are focussed on ensuring a smooth transition from hospital to home and that the individual is supported to remain at home and avoid re-admission. Experience of working in a duty setting and telephone assessments would be desirable.
Pay Rate: £23.23 per hour
Flexible Hours and Days mon to Fri 9-5
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