Calling out Healthcare Professionals for a Band 4 Therapy Assistant Position in Reading!

Posted 09 September 2021
Salary£11 - £16.25 per hour
LocationReading, Reading, England
Job type Temporary
DisciplineOccupational Therapy Jobs , Occupational therapy assistant
ReferenceHC-29077-1
Contact NameMAXXIMA OT

Job description

Maxxima is currently searching for an enthusiastic therapy assistant to support a OT and Physio reablement team in Reading.

(We are keen to hear from anyone with similar healthcare experience)

THE ROLE:

  • In this role you will be supporting the reablement (hospital discharge), community physiotherapy and falls pathways
  • Therapy assistant role as Band 4 to complete initial reviews and make safe. Basix assessment for mobility equipment, progress and deliver therapy programs under the guidance as required of the therapist.
  • Working in a multi-discaplinary team alongside Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • End Date: 3 Months with potential extension 
  • Working Pattern: 37.5 but part-time applicants will be considered 
  • Shift Pattern: 08:30-16:30/ 10-18:00
  • Pay will range from £11-16.25 p/h

REQUIREMENTS:
  • It is essential that you possess a current driving license and have access to a car for work purposes.
  • Previous therapy experience is preferred but not essential 
  • They will need to be an efficient worker and a good communicator
  • Good IT skills are required as electronic patient records are used. Previous use of RIO is preferable.


If this seems like a position that interests you, please do apply above, or contact the Occupational Therapy team at Maxxima on 02077498286. Email Henry.Cooke@maxximagroup.com for any queries related to this post. 

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