Band 7 Occupational Therapist - London

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Pulse is now actively seeking to recruit a band 7 OT to join our NHS client’s team based in South West London, on a full-time locum basis. Candidates applying must be able to start as soon as possible, for an ongoing period.

It is essential that the appointed candidate has previous experience working within a CAMHS setting, to be considered for the role. It would also be advantageous for the successful candidate to have ADI experience, and experience working within social care.

The pay rates shown are for Umbrella payment method. The PAYE equivalent will be £15 - £20 per hour. Please note that the pay brackets are dependent on banding.

 

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- CAMHS
  • Ability to use electronic patient records
  • Full UK drivers licence and access to a car is preferred but not essential

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

 

Not for you but know the ideal candidate?

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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