Elderly Care Mental Health Occupational Therapist - Cheshire

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Our client is looking for a band 6 Occupational Therapist to join the Elderly Care Mental Health team at a well-established private practice, based in Cheshire. The appointed candidate will be able to start as soon as possible on a full time permanent basis.

The successful candidate will be one who is able to evidence a specialist interest in mental health care for older adults, will have demonstrable skills in recovery focused approaches to treatment and intervention and be an effective team player, with the patient at the heart of clinical practise.

Duties within this role may include: 
• Managing a clinical caseload
• Writing accurate and detailed reports on patient progress 
• Working as part as a multidisciplinary team 
• Discharge planning 
• Assessments and provision of hoists and slings
• Devising care plans with family members and/or carers 
• Develop rehabilitation programs to help rebuild lost skills and restore lost confidence

Skills and experience needed: 
• Knowledge of specialist equipment 
• The relevant degree/qualifications 
• Experience of working within a similar role 
• HCPC registration 

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