Band 5 Occupational therapist

Posted 12 August 2021
Salary£19 - £21 per hour
LocationNottingham, Nottingham, England
Job type Temporary
DisciplineCommunity OT, Occupational Therapy Jobs
Contact NameAlexander Zalewski

Job description

Maxxima are currently looking for a band 5 OT to contribute to a high quality occupational therapy service by carrying out assessment, goal setting, implementing treatment programmes and evaluation in conjunction with other members of the MDT under the supervision of a senior occupational therapist.  To support patients/clients to improve or maintain their level of function and quality of life and plan future care in an appropriate setting.  To be responsible with the MDT for planning a safe discharge including home visit assessments.

Working Practice

  • To be professionally and legally responsible for all aspects of own work including management of clients in your care, ensuring a high standard of clinical care for the patients/clients under your management.
  • Demonstrates ability to carry out assessment, treatment planning and goal orientated intervention for a designated caseload under the supervision of a senior Occupational Therapist.
  • Demonstrates ability to set treatment goals in conjunction with patient/client and the MDT.
  • Demonstrates the ability to select and use appropriate therapeutic techniques with patients/clients.
  • Demonstrates the ability to carry out effective discharge planning and safe transfers of care.
  • Assess supply and fit equipment and monitor its use to maximise patient /client
  • Demonstrates the ability to complete patient/client records in line with Trust and legal requirements.
  • Ability to drive in the UK.
    To be able to manage a physically demanding role especially when completing personal care tasks.
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