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Occupational Therapist Adults

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  • Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Permanent,
  • Mental health,
  • MD OT Leicester
  • 22/05/2024
Job description

Occupational Therapist Adults

Are you an established leader who strives for excellence in all aspects of your working life? If so then look no further! A great and exciting opportunity has just come available for an Occupational Therapist Adults with experience in supporting service users living with mental health conditions and complex behavioural support. You will manage and have accountability on delivering bespoke comprehensive assessments to enhance care plans, support strategies and continuous developments. The role is based in Leicester, Leicestershire but is a hybrid working model with regular travel.

My client is well established and have good solid CQC ratings. My client is looking for a focused, motivated and high achiever to further improve and maintain the high standards that are embedded throughout their values and service delivery.

  • Salary – £42,000 - £45,000 per annum plus annual performance bonus
  • Hours – 40 hours per week Monday - Friday
  • Area – Location is Leicester, Leicestershire.
  • Permanent – Full time Hybrid working with regular travel across the packages of care.

Responsibilities – Occupational Therapist Adults

  • Motivational and inspirational leadership for employees and teams to perform at their best in building and sustaining a high-performance culture. Act as a role model and ambassador for company values and leadership behaviours.
  • Effective Employee Engagement and Development so that all employees understand the Vision and Strategy and their role in it and are actively encouraged, developed and motivated to deliver Outstanding Service to our Clients and have fulfilling careers within the company.
  • To work in collaboration with the referrals and assessments team by conducting assessment supervisions on adults with complex needs looking to transition their care plans.
  • Undertake complex assessments, care planning, and facilitate the provision of specialist equipment and adaptations prior the person we will be supporting moves in.
  • Manage, monitor, and review care plans, collaborating with service users, Services Care Teams, Social Services, local authorities, and other external stakeholders.
  • Overseeing regular assessments to service users across the organisation to ensure that all necessary requirements are met and implemented in line with the bespoke needs of each individual, ensuring independence, safety, and suitability.
  • Participate in the development and management of team systems, including data recording and analysis.
  • Implement policies such as Safeguarding Adults and Health and Safety, while staying updated on relevant legislation and guidance.
  • Encourage participation, initiate research, and recommend best practices for service development.

Skills required – Occupational Therapist Adults

  • Registered Occupational Therapist with HCPC.
  • Hold a Diploma/Degree in Occupational Therapy recognised by the College of Occupational
  • Must have worked withing an occupational Therapist role of a minimum of 2 years.
  • Registered with the Health Professions Council.
  • Experience in health or social care settings with a range of adults with complex needs.
  • Ability to work efficiently on own initiative in a non-clinical setting.
  • Ability to prepare professional reports and support plans.
  • Good knowledge of relevant legislation, policies, and guidance.
  • Experience working with multiple agencies and autonomously managing caseloads.
  • Flexibility in working times and locations.
  • Must be a driver and wiling to travel where requires conducting assessments.
  • A strong knowledge and understanding of mental health and supporting service users living with associated mental health conditions.
  • Area to be covered will be Leicester, Leicestershire with regular travel.

Benefits – Occupational Therapist Adults

  • Company pension
  • Competitive salary’s - £42,000 - £45,000
  • Long term employment due to continued growth
  • Competitive holiday entitlement
  • Motivated management and employees
  • Private Healthcare
  • Comprehensive training and development

The position of occupational Therapist Adults is very rewarding and makes a difference to the quality of life for service users on a daily basis. If you feel that you are the right person for this great opportunity, then please contact Matt Duffy at the Peterborough Office for a confidential chat on 01 733 60 6 4 0. Please note that the area to be covered by this vacancy will be Leicester, Leicestershire with regular travel.

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