Occupational Therapist

NHS Orkney
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
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.