Band 6 Community CAMHS Occupational Therapist - Dorset

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Pulse is now actively seeking to recruit a CAMHS Occupational Therapist to join our NHS client’s team based in Dorset, on a full-time locum basis. Candidates applying must be able to start as soon as possible, working Monday to Friday. 

The candidate appointed will be assessing mental health, assessing and managing risk, writing CRISIS plans and risk management plans for all service users. There may be some travel required occasionally so access to own vehicle and a full licence is needed. 

Some of the main duties in this role will include: 
• Independently carry out mental health assessments on young people referred to the CAMHS team
• Work as part of a multidisciplinary team 
• Carry out 1 : 1 and group interventions 
• Provide treatment plans for young people/children who are experiencing moderate to severe emotional and behavioural difficulties
• Independently assess risk and develop discharge safety plans
• Provide training, support and consultation to the team working with the young person 
• Attend child focused meetings and contributing to risk management plans and placement plans

To be considered for this role you must: 
• Have a relevant degree qualification
• Be HCPC registered 
• Have previous exposure in a similar role
• Ability to use electronic patient records

In return, Pulse can offer you: 
• Different payment options – PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella 
• Daily payroll
• Access to high-quality voluntary training
• Advice and support from our dedicated and experienced consultants
• Streamlined compliance process utilising new online technology 
• Assistance with travel and accommodation 
• HireVue online interviews
• £300 Recommend a Friend bonus scheme*
*Terms and Conditions apply


If this role is suited to you, please apply today by filling out the application form below. 

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If you are registered with Pulse and recommend a friend to us, you can earn £300 per recommendation, once they have worked over 200 hours*. 
 

Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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