Occupational Therapist/Senior Practitioner (Gr H/I)

  • Job Reference: CRA415012
  • Date Posted: 10 March 2021
  • Recruiter: CRA Group Limited
  • Location: Kingston upon Thames, London
  • Salary: £24.00 to £30.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 6 months initially

Job Description

Purpose:

  • Will be required to provide duty senior cover, supervision and carry a caseload. We have a high level of high priority cases, the majority of these are moving and handling. The waiting list for lower priority cases has increased because of visiting restrictions as a result of the pandemic and there is a large backlog, including assessments for major and minor adaptations, specialist equipment and housing issues.

Essential Experience:

  • The candidate must have experience of working in the community.         
  • Experience of undertaking moving and handling assessments, prescription and follow up of equipment and writing moving and handling plans, ability to work with agency carers.
  • Experience of assessing for and making recommendations for a variety of major adaptations.