Occupational Therapist

Recruiter
NHS Orkney
Location
Sandwick
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An opportunity for an enthusiastic occupational therapist has arisen; working within Orkney Health and Care Occupational Therapy Service. Working within a multidisciplinary team and interagency framework, the post holder will manage a defined caseload using evidence based practice and client centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions in both hospital and community settings.

The successful candidate will have:
• BSc (Hons) or Diploma in Occupational Therapy
• Registration with the HCPC
• Proven clinical experience working autonomously with adults with a diverse range of medical, surgical and long term conditions.
• Some experience of working with people with dementia would be an advantage.
• Full driving licence

Orkney is a thriving island community that offers diversity of activities and interests. The scenery is stunning, wildlife abundant and there are opportunities to pursue a range of leisure activities. Music and the arts are also an integral part of Orkney life, as well as the history and archaeological sites that make Orkney so well renowned.