We are looking for an experienced Band 8A occupational therapist who has experience of working within social care and that can lead and develop the occupational therapy service. This role is based in Jersey.
Start Date: ASAP
Hours: 37.5 per week
Acting as the principal source of expertise and advice for Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation provision and ensuring that the services operate in accordance with the policies and objectives of the Government of Jersey.
1 . Lead and manage Occupational Therapy Services, providing direction and developing high standards of legally and professionally compliant policies and practices in order to implement patient/client focussed services in accordance with the objectivces of the Government of Jersey.
2. Develop the OT services and promote best practice, facilitating the development and implementation of systems relating to clinical governance and policies and procedures in line with relevant best practice and legislation, to ensure that all patients wherever they are treated receive a high standard of care.
3. Lead, plan, develop and manage Occupational Therapy Services across all ages in order to ensure the clients and their families are assessed, supported and monitored by departmental professionals and by partner agencies in accordance with service and departmental policies, procedures and current best practice, in a consistent and equitable way.
4. Develop guidance and policy for clinical interventions and establish systems for clinical governance in department premises, private residential care and nursing homes and in patient's own homes and places of work in order to monitor and maintain good health, safety and compliance in these areas.
5. Lead the financial management for the areas of service to ensure the most cost-effective use is made of the resources and to contribute to the department's good financial governance and achievement of best value.
This is a rewarding locum role in which you will work with a dynamic team of occupational therapists, and varied patient group.
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