Location Ilford
Job type Temporary
Salary £20 - £26 per hour
Reference EH-21838
Date posted May 06, 2020
Maxxima have an exciting opportunitiy for a band 5 or 6 Occupational Therapist who would like to get involved to help with the current Covid-19 Crisis. 

The role is for both of these professionals to cover a new step down facility that has opened within a hotel.
This is a rehab therapy setting, the aim is the patients will be in the venue for a 2 weeks period before they are then ready to return home. Patient will be coming directly from the hospital setting and may have been treated for Covid when in the hospital setting but all patients will have been assessed as medically fit for discharge before going in the venue.
All patients are in individual rooms and full PPE and staff changing facilities (including shower) will be available. They will be based out of a local hotel and will be supported by the management team in the community therapy team.
OT would be expected to pick cases from community rehab if the rehab setting is quiet.
Duties: keyworker assessment, transfer assessment, ADLs, basic cognitive assessment, home visits, aequipment provsion and manual handling
Would accept band 5 OT.

*Pay rate £20-£26 pound per hour dependent on experience*
 
Requirements of the role:
*Available ASAP
* Previous experience necessary 
* Start Date: ASAP
* Full time/Part time hours

* Reliable
 
If you are interested in this Occupational Therapy role, please apply by clicking the apply button.  Alternatively, if you would like to know about our other vacancies, please give us a call on 0207 749 8286.
 
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*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.