We are recruiting for a band 6 Occupational Therapist to work for a wheelchair and mobility equipment provider.
The role will involve prescribing the most suitable equipment and training to meet the needs of the user.
- Following prioritisation and clinic allocation, asses and prescribe the most suitable mobility equipment to meet the users holistic needs
- Handover the equipment and agree the level of training and supervision required
- Participate in the organising and functioning of various clinics
- Provide advice to service users, their families, carers and healthcare providers
Applicants must have a BSc degree in Occupational Therapy or Physiotherapy, current HCPC registration as well as having previous experience working as a therapist at AFC Band 6 level or equivalent. Experience of working with patients with long-term and deteriorating medical conditions including palliative care is also essential. A background in a wheelchair service would be ideal but not essential.
The salary is inline with AFC pay scales and the company can offer a competitive pension, private medical insurance, company mobile phone, life assurance, free on-site parking, childcare voucher and 33 days holiday.
Due to the large volume of applications we receive we are only able to respond to successful candidates. If you haven't heard from us within 7 days you haven't been successful on this occasion.