Occupational Therapist

Recruiter
Sequence Care Group
Location
London
Salary
£24,500 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sequence Care Group has experienced unprecedented growth in the past few years evolving into to a leading care provider, real opportunities to progress within the Health & Social Care sector.

About Us

Sequence Care Group is passionate about providing high quality Community Residential and Hospital Services for Adults requiring specialist learning disability and mental health support. As a provider we are expanding and opening new services with new opportunities from promotion based upon performance. All of our Services provide in-patient support and rehabilitation on a one-to-one basis.

Sequence is committed to delivering individualised care to meet people’s needs providing the best possible care and support.

About the Role

We are expanding our team and looking for genuinely caring and hands on individuals who are dynamic, possessing strong multi-tasking and leadership skills to join our dedicated team.

At Sequence you will work with extraordinary people who achieve fantastic successes. For everyone at Sequence it is about being ambitious about what people can achieve. You will work as part of a supportive team, focusing on outcomes through a person-centred approach.

  • The OT is responsible for the delivery of effective Occupational Therapy services across multiple sites for adults residing in community rehabilitation units who present learning disabilities and complex needs.

  • You will contribute to the high standards of person centred care provided within Sequence Care Group Ltd, working as part of a multi-disciplinary team as an autonomous individual.

  • The Occupational Therapist must portray the core skills necessary to carry out a more specialised role within a community rehabilitation unit catering for adults with dual diagnosis and complex needs.

  • The OT will oversee a team of Occupational Therapy Assistants.

  • Devise, implement and evaluate treatment programmes.

  • Complete comprehensive assessments of clients, using clinical reasoning to select appropriate assessment techniques which lead to identifying client’s strengths and needs. This will involve seeking and sharing personal and potentially sensitive information with the client.

  • Agree appropriate and realistic goals for treatment producing comprehensive treatment plans in order to achieve goals.

About You

  • You will have the ability to work without direct supervision in Sequence Care Groups community rehabilitation units delivering client programmes adhering to local and national professional standards whilst keeping the Lead OT informed.

  • You will be a proactive member of the multi-disciplinary team and other agencies (e.g. Social services, Voluntary agencies) ensuring that effective communication and liaison takes place at all times.

  • You will have an interest and knowledge base of Occupational Therapy and its application within this specialist setting.

  • You will have relevant experience (within OT, LD or a secure setting) in a clinical area, ideally with a minimum of 6 months post graduate experience.

  • You will be kind, compassionate, take responsibility for your own actions and be keen to acquire new knowledge

  • You will have a degree in Occupational Therapy.

  • HCPC Registration is required.

  • You will be a member of the British Association of Occupational Therapy.

Package

  • Hours: 40

  • A competitive salary

  • Financial support towards professional qualifications

  • Comprehensive internal training programs delivered by our Clinical Services Team

  • Free of charge mandatory training

  • Enhanced DBS cost covered

  • Comprehensive induction based on the Care Certificate

  • 28 days annual leave including Bank Holidays

  • Online rewards and high street discounts

  • Support from our Employee Assistance Program

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Childcare Voucher scheme

  • Membership of employer contribution pension fund

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against both the barred adult list. We are an equal opportunities employer.