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Band 6/7 CAMHS Occupational Therapist

Reference: 4471
Date posted: 18.10.2021
Job details
Kent
Temporary/ locum
Band 6
Sub-sector
Occupational therapy
Professions
Occupational therapist
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Description

Are you a compassionate Occupational Therapist with excellent communication skills?

 

Pulse is now actively seeking an empathetic Band 6/7 CAMHS Occupational Therapist to be welcomed into our NHS clients fantastic trust based in Kent. This role is available for the therapist to start as soon as possible, offering full-time hours for an ongoing duration.

 

It is essential that the appointed OT has previous experience working within a CAMHS setting, to be considered for the role. Exposure to an ASD caseload would also be beneficial.

 

Duties may 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 mental health 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
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To be considered for this role you must:

 

  • Have a relevant degree qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • Be HCPC registered
  • Ability to use electronic patient records
  • Be able to build rapport with service users of all ages
  • Be an excellent team player

 

What next?

 

If you are enthusiastic about Occupational Therapy and want to provide a positive change to children and young people, then please apply today or contact a member of our team for more information.

 

Why Pulse?

 

  • Different payment options – PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella
  • Daily payroll
  • Electronic timesheet submissions via our ipoint app
  • 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 Occupational Therapist?

 

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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