Pulse is recruiting for a band 6 or 7 occupational therapist who has previous experience with learning disabilities. This role is at a private practise in the area of Greater Manchester. The placement will start on 30th November 2017 for an initial 4 month period.
The successful candidate will need to be able to manage their own caseload and have excellent communication skills. Working hours are full time, 37.5 hours per week between Monday and Friday. The trust is based a 5 minute walk from the nearest train station.
The candidate’s duties will include;
- Working with people of all ages to help them overcome the effects of disability caused by physical or psychological illness, ageing or accident
- Working with a client to help them achieve a fulfilled and satisfied state in life
- Supporting carers and families
- Assessing and providing equipment to aid rehabilitation and improve quality of life, ensuring that appropriate instruction and safety awareness is given
- Being professionally and legally responsible for all aspects of own work, including management of patients and other professional activities
- Undertake therapy assessments and continually develop a high service for patients
In order to be considered for this position you must have the following;
- A relevant degree qualification
- HCPC registration
- Specialist learning disability experience with more skills around sensory work
In return Pulse can offer you;
- Different payment methods – PAYE/PSC/LTD and Umbrella
- HireVue online interviews
- Up to £300 recommend a friend bonus scheme*
- Access to exclusive job opportunities
- Support and advice from our friendly and dedicated team of consultants
- SRE team of trained phlebotomists
*Terms and Conditions apply
To find out more about this role contact our team today, or apply using the below form
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.