Occupational Therapist - Southampton

Domus Recruitment
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the UK's largest providers of specialist adult services in mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities are seeking an Occupational Therapist to cover their services in Southampton.As part of their organisation you will have the chance to make a real impact on patients and their families. You'll be exposed to all kinds of new challenges and responsibilities, to ensure you continue learning and developing as you go.They have 3 residential homes located in Southampton for adults with autism and complex learning difficulties. Person-centred planning is at the heart of everything they do, based around specific individual needs of adults in their care. They understand that consistency and continuity of care is important along with community integration.This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to build on their experience, have exposure of working across different services and with variety of residents.In this role you will:Deliver a clinical service for a complex client group, using a range of skills to provide quality assessments and interventions within the Model of Human Occupation and according to the Valuing People principles. The role will involve delivering group and one to one sessions with the aim of supporting residents to achieve their maximum level of independence and develop community based skills.They are looking for people who have:• A degree or a postgraduate diploma in Occupational Therapy• Registration with the HCPC• Some experience of assessing and managing occupational needs with clients that have learning disabilitiesThey are looking for an enthusiastic, resilient, forward thinking Occupational Therapist to join their team. Above all, you will be someone with a genuine desire to help others.In return they will offer you:• Competitive salary up to £30k (based on FTE)• 6.6 weeks annual leave entitlement• Company pension scheme• Sensory integration preceptorship• Training days provided by well-known and inspirational OTs• CPD opportunities• Research opportunities• Internal and external training• Flexible workingHours:3.5 days (28hrs) per week - 1 day at each site and a half day working from home/site.The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and reference check and an offer of employment will be subject to successful clearance.If you are interested in this vacancy please send your updated CV to katie.baldock@domusrescruitment.com and I will give you a call. Alternatively you can call me on 01628 630104 for more information.?As part of our continual pursuit of quality candidates we appreciate and reward candidate recommendations from you if we successfully secure them a position. We will reward you with £200 if you recommend a new candidate to us who is not already registered and we secure them a role for a minimum of 1 month.?