JustOT are currently recruiting for a Paediatric Occupational Therapist who is a band 6 to join one of our well respected clients based in London.
band 6 Paediatric Occupational Therapist
Full Time 37.5h.
The role involves providing highly specialist occupational therapy assessment and interventions to your own caseload of children with highly complex needs, and the support of more junior occupational therapy staff within the department. To be able to work jointly with a range of specialist disciplines within the Multidisciplinary team & Embassy liaison services. Therefore an excellent standard of clinical, team working and communication skills are required.
Duties & Responsibilities
To ensure that a professional, high quality occupational therapy service is delivered to the children and their families within our inpatient and outpatient service.
Works as an autonomous practitioner. Assess, sets goals, provides treatment and progresses own patient caseload which, contains patients with complex and specialist needs
To promote OT to all stakeholders.
To undertake ongoing CPD and audit, contribute to development of specialist services and relevant policies helping implement policy changes and monitoring standards of clinical practice & additional tasks as required and considered pertinent to the role.
Skills & Experience
BSc (Hons) in Occupational Therapy (or equivalent)
Current registered member of Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
At least 2 years experience in Paediatrics
Knowledge and application of paediatric OT assessments and interventions relevant to a paediatric client group.
Maintenance of up to date knowledge regarding developments in the field of paediatrics as pertaining to your field of work
Ability to work autonomously and set own priorities
Ability to analyse professional and ethical issues
Ability to reflect and critically appraise one's own performance and that of others.
Awareness of legislation and health and safety issues
Excellent time management skills
Demonstrated excellent proficiency in English verbal and written communication
Demonstrated proficiency in using computer programs, including but not limited to Microsoft word, PowerPoint and excel.
About the Individual
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