Occupational Therapy - Community Mental Health

Oxfordshire, South Central
£20 - £27 per hour

Occupational Therapy - Community Mental Health

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JustOT are looking to recruit a band 5/6 Community Mental Health Occupational Therapist for a locum position with our client in Oxfordshire.

The pay for this position is £20-£27 per hour, and we are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible for an ongoing duration.

37.5 hrs; includes some weekends and evenings and cover includes school holiday periods. Some flexibility with work pattern; evenings and occasional weekends.

Majority of days will be 9-5. 09:00 - 17:00 (some flexibility)

Band 5/6 occupational therapist 1

Knowledge in using MOHO and/or MoCA assessments i.e COSA, ACIS, Creative Participation Tool and writing reports based on these assessments.

- Knowledge of creating and implementing sensory schedules and/or sensory diets with people (ideally young people).
- The ability to explore sensory preferences with young people.
- To facilitate / co-facilitate groups with a range of different young people i.e eating disorders, emotional dysregulated, ASD.
- Complete functional assessments i.e. cooking assessments, community assessments.
- Good communication skills with young people, families and other professionals.
- Have a very good understanding of risk assessing and risk management.
- Previous experience of leading OTA's or junior staff would be preferable.

Successful candidates must hold a degree in occupational therapy and be HCPC registered.

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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