Band 6 Occupational Therapist-Children's Community Team

Posted 30 July 2021
Salary£22 - £26 per hour
LocationHuddersfield, Kirklees, England
Job type Temporary
DisciplineCommunity OT, Occupational Therapy Jobs
ReferenceHC-30872
Contact NameMAXXIMA OT

Job description

Maxxima is currently searching for a Band 6 Occupational Therapist to act as a specialist clinician for the Children’s Therapy Service, within Hudersfield community.


Post details

  • To work within the children’s therapy service, developing effective clinical interventions within the speciality of paediatrics in order to contribute to clinical practice in the team in line with current evidence base.
  • To have specialist assessment and treatment skills in the areas listed but not limited to:
       To manage autonomously a clinical workload of patients / clients at a specialist level, assessing and treating patients and maintaining clinical
    • Triage and prioritization of patients referred to the team
    • Assessment and treatment of children and young people with complex need
    • Assessment and provision of therapeutic equipment
    • Training/ supporting others to manage the child’s condition
    • Joint goal setting and problem solving
    • Use of appropriate outcome measures
    • Transfer of care planning and discharge of patients from the team
      Requirements
    • Must have previous children’s OT experience:
    • Preferably to have worked already with the UK as a children’s OT
    • HCPC Registered 
    • Available to work ASAP
    Looking for full time Monday – Friday (37.5 hours). Hours could be flexible. Initially for 3 Months but potentially for a longer period.

    If you are interested in this positon or want to find out about our other vacancies please get in touch by applying above or contact the Occupational Therapy team on 02077498286, or henry.cooke@maxximagroup.com. 

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