Occupational Therapy - Community

Band 6
London, London
£22 - £26 per hour

Occupational Therapy - Community

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

The pay for this position is £22-£26 per hour, and we are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible for an ongoing duration.

Job Description:.
* To provide specialised assessment and interventions to adults with complex medical presentations as an autonomous lone practitioner in the community setting.
* To monitor, evaluate and modify treatment and management for patients in order to measure progress and ensure effectiveness of intervention.
* To ensure accurate and evaluative records of treatment and patient care are maintained in accordance to professional and service standards.
* To be responsible for own practice and accountable for all aspects of Occupational Therapy treatment and care delivered to patients accepting responsibility for a designated caseload ensuring prioritisation where appropriate.
* To have specialist knowledge and to ensure the use of outcome measures to measure the efficacy and effectiveness of treatment.
* To assess and recommend equipment to assist/maximise individual patients' functioning and independence, including prescribing and ordering equipment as required via the equipment loan service.
* To advise, instruct and teach patients, relatives, carers and other professionals to promote understanding of the aims of Occupational Therapy and to enable the patient to self-manage their condition and optimise their potential.
* To assess the ability of individual patients to provide informed consent to treatment, working within a legal framework with those patients who lack the capacity to consent.

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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