Occupational Therapist - Home First

Home First
Band 6
London, London
£20 - £24 per hour

Occupational Therapist - Home First

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JustOT are looking to recruit a band 6 Home First Occupational Therapist for a locum position with our client in London.

The pay for this position is £20- £24 per hour, and we are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible for an ongoing duration.

Job Summary:

* To undertake a comprehensive assessment of patients, including those with diverse or complex presentations/multi pathologies.
* To work collaboratively within the specialist multi-disciplinary team (MDT)
* To work with the acute Multi-Disciplinary Team & Transfer of Care Hubs to promote an efficient, effective discharge from hospital to the patient's own home.
* To bring a holistic therapeutic approach to the multi-disciplinary team. Concentrating specifically on admission avoidance strategies and interventions.
* To have a role in the responsibility for the management of patients care pathway through the CIS services
* To be responsible for a designated caseload of patients, where you will implement and evaluate treatment plans, and coordinate interventions within Home First & Urgent Community Response.
* To liaise with health, and adult social care, working in partnership with primary and secondary care, social prescribers, and other external agencies to ensure the delivery of a high-quality service, and facilitate effective discharge from the Home First Service.
* To work across Home First and Urgent Community Response caseloads, depending on service needs.
* To provide a specialist service to patients in their own home/usual residence
* To communicate effectively with patients and carers and allied agencies to maximise discharge and recovery potential and to ensure understanding of condition.

When you work with JustOT, you will have access to a range of benefits that will support you in your role. Our dedicated one-to-one service ensures that you have the support you need to thrive in your role. Our fast-track registration process allows you to start your new role as soon as possible. The excellent rates of pay, and assistance with travel and accommodation are designed to make your transition as smooth as possible. We also offer weekly pay that is always on time, and access to exclusive NHS and private sector jobs. There is no registration fee, and you will have access to free online training and nationwide occupational therapy job opportunities.

If you are not available for this position, we encourage you to refer a friend and take advantage of our £250 referral bonus. T&C's apply.

If you're interested in working as a locum with JustOT, apply now!

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