B6 Children’s Occupational Therapist - Birmingham

Posted 28 November 2023
Salary £24 - £27 per hour
Job type Temporary
Discipline Paediatric OTOccupational Therapy Jobs
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

The Occupational Therapy team at Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Band 6 Children’s Occupational Therapist in Birmingham. If successful, you will be working full-time hours from Monday to Friday. As an Occupational Therapist, you will assess and manage a caseload of children with different conditions and needs. Previous working experience in NHS is essential for this role.

Position: Children’s Occupational Therapist
Banding: 6
Payrate: £24-27 per hour
Location: Birmingham
Hours: Full time
Duration: 3 months contract
Essential skills:
  • HCPC registered
  • To work with all agencies in order to achieve acceptable solutions to the child or young person’s needs
  • To understand the aspirations of children and young person, their families and Carers
  • To work with the environmental agencies to reduce the barriers to social inclusion
  • To arrange provision Occupational Therapy services as appropriate
  • To be responsible for personal development within the organisational requirements
  • To take an active part in developing other staff
  • To take an active part in helping develop services in conjunction with users, partners and Disabled Children Social Care Service
  • Manage workload to meet performance targets
  • To participate on assessment and provision of specialist seating for children and young persons
  • Actively seek to support the work of the Occupational Therapy Team Manager by undertaking any other duties commensurate with the post or the needs of the service as necessary 
  • Relevant qualification in Occupational Therapy
NOTE: We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.

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