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Occupational Therapist

Job details
Posting date: 15 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £24,907 - £30,615 pa
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 09 May 2021
Location: South Community Learning Disabilities Team,, NR17 2AT
Company: NHS Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 839-3001228-AH

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Summary

Occupational Therapist

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time Band 5 Occupational Therapist to work for Norfolk Community Health and Care and join the South Norfolk Community Learning Disabilities Team.

There are five adult Community Learning Disability Teams in Norfolk, co-located with Norfolk County Council Social Care Teams, offering a multidisciplinary service. The teams are supportive, friendly and passionate about their work with adults with learning disabilities. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with a range of professionals and in a variety of settings that include, day services, residential services, supported living and in people’s own homes.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, compassionate and creative individual who has a passion for using occupation to improve the quality of life for people with a learning disability. You will be expected to hold an appropriate caseload, follow clinical pathways to complete assessments, implement individual care plans, monitor and/or review progress, provide advice and informal training for carers, and contribute to the wider multidisciplinary team objectives when required.

Applicants should have excellent communication skills, good organisational skills and the ability to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team.

You will have access to a range of supervision opportunities to support your professional development.

Apply now to join an organisation that has been awarded an ‘Outstanding’ rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the highest possible rating and the first stand-alone NHS community trust in the country to be awarded the title.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Steven Whitton

Job title: Health Team Leader

Email address: steven.whitton@nchc.nhs.uk

Telephone number: 01953 450800

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