Location Cardiff
Job type Temporary
Salary £22 - £28 per hour
Reference 27816
Date posted March 15, 2021
Maxxima is currently searching for enthusiastic Band 6 Occupational Therapists accross south wales to fill a variety of community roles in Cardiff. 

An exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapist to work in a focussed role within the Cardiff Community Resource Team. The role will be to work with people resident within the community experiencing mild to moderate cognitive impairment. You will also be required to work alongside  Occupational therapy colleagues and other professionals within the Cardiff Community Resource Team to support them in the acquisition  of skills and knowledge within this specialist area. 
You will have:
  • experience in providing evidence based occupational therapy , assessment and intervention for people with mild to moderate cognitive impairment in the community 
  • knowledge of dementia and the Cardiff and Vale UHB dementia strategy. Also experience of the recovery model for mental health. 
  • excellent communication skills to work alongside a variety of multidisciplinary teams including Cardiff & Vale UHB Memory Team, Mental health services for Older People, Social Services and the Third sector, linking between primary and secondary care when required.
  • able to identify carers needs and communicate effectively

Full-time and Part time cadndiates considered. Contract runs until 31st of march with very likely extension into an on-going locum contract.

Please get in touch by applying above or contacting the OT team at Maxxima on 02077498286.

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