Occupational Therapist

Pertemps Contracts Scotland - Edinburgh
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Pertemps are currently recruiting for an Occupational Therapist to join their Public Sector client based in Fife.

This is a temporary contract, starting ASAP for approximately 4 - 6 weeks

Rate of pay will be around £20 p/h (depending on experience) and the hours of work are negotiable.

The successful candidate will be based in Glenrothes, but must be able to travel throughout Fife, so it would be preferable for the candidate to have their own transport. The candidate will be helping the client administer the Blue Badge Scheme on behalf of the Scottish Government.

Duties will include:
- Assess applications for the Blue Badge Scheme to determine whether the qualifying criteria has been met
- In line with legislation, undertake the assessments/reviews for those who meet the criteria
- Working with the Administration Team to ensure all documentation is accurately held, attending meetings etc

All applicants MUST have:
- Relevant professional qualification (eg Diploma/BSC/BSc Hons in Occupational Therapy)
- A PVG certificate, which Pertemps will update for the successful applicant
- Be registered with HPC
- Previous experience of working with people with disabilities
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
- Excellent time management skills and an ability to manage their own time effectively and a flexible approach to work
- A full UK driving licence

If you wish to be considered for this role, please apply online immediately