Occupational Therapist

Recruiter
Ackerman Pierce
Location
IG6 1HZ
Posted
12 May 2018
Closes
08 Jun 2018
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join a well-structured and dynamic team in Redbridge . The London Borough of Redbridge offers a full time contract with a fair and manageable caseload and further training in your portfolio. The vacancy will be for an initial 3 - 6 months with potential for extension.

Main Duties for the Occupational Therapist includes;

  • Work within Housing Needs to assess the housing problems experienced by people with health needs and disabilities and make recommendations on priority for rehousing
  • Provide expertise on health and disability issues which enable the Council to develop policies which improve housing options for people with disabilities.
  • Advise on new build schemes and work with multiple agencies

To Be Successful;

  • Previous experience working as an Occupational Therapist in Social Care
  • Manual handling experience
  • Major adaptations experience and knowledge of wheelchair design
  • HCPC Registration
  • Enhanced DBS/CRB (we can obtain for you)
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Occupational Therapist Qualification

Benefits of Working at Redbridge

Our client offers the opportunity for additional training for both perm and temporary members of staff within the authority. With new projects underway in various teams, they offer a very competitive rate of pay. Also free onsite parking is offered to all staff.

Why Join Our Agency?

With over 10 years' experience recruiting directly into social care, Ackerman Pierce prides itself on the unique services we deliver to our candidates. Each candidate is assigned their own personal consultant who will support them through every placement. We also offer a DBS and a quick and easy registration process. Not forgetting a guaranteed payment into your account every week

To discuss this Occupational Therapist vacancy, or any similar roles we have available, please contact Gavin Wright or email us your updated CV today!

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