JustOT have a brilliant job opportunity based in Guernsey
Band 6 OT
Adult Disability Service
Our client in Guernsey is looking for an OT to join their team
The post holder will work as part of the multi-disciplinary team within the Therapy and Enabling Team, Adult Disability Service. They will manage a defined caseload, using evidence based/client centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions. Providing an efficient, effective and co-ordinated Occupational Therapy Service to the Bailiwick of Guernsey.
The Occupational Therapist will maintain clinical records and participate in service development and evaluation of Occupational Therapy within Adult Community Services Directorate as appropriate.
The post holder is professionally accountable to the Advanced Occupational Therapist and is responsible to the Team Manager & Therapy Lead, Therapy & Enabling Service.
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
*To maintain professional standards and behaviour as specified by the Professional Standards for Occupational Therapy Practice (2007) and in accordance with local policies and legislation.
*To adhere to and apply the Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct for Occupational Therapists.
*To work autonomously, managing a defined client group.
*To carry out and record comprehensive assessment and treatment intervention as per legal and professional guidelines and standards and in accordance with local policy.
*To formulate and deliver specific Occupational Therapy treatment programmes using evidence based practice and skilled clinical reasoning.
*To use effective communication, reasoning and negotiation skills when working with service user and their carers, as well as the Therapy & Enabling team and the wider Adult Disability multi-disciplinary team.
*To work collaboratively with the service user, their carers and the MDT to set agreed realistic goals, actions and outcomes.
*To provide support, guidance, teaching and clinical supervision to Therapy Technicians, Assistants and students.
*To actively participate in supervision and appraisal, using reflection and analysis to inform practice and identify training needs as required by the Health Care Professions Council.
If you interested in this role, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 0207 613 7577