Occupational Therapist

Pay Rate: Negotiable
Hours: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Location: Head Office - Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Ref: OT2020

We are looking for an Occupational Therapist to join our Therapeutic Services Team.   

We are a  leading independent provider of high quality nursing and residential care, specialising in acquired brain injuries, neurological, mental health needs, learning and physical disabilities for persons over 18 years of age in addition to providing nursing, residential and social care for the elderly, based across the North East of England. 

We actively seek to empower service users to gain and maintain control over all aspects of their lives, by utilising a range of assessment skills to highlight their strengths, abilities and skills and seek to maximise the development of these. 

Our Therapeutic Services Team consists of Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Positive Behavioural Support Leads and Active Support Coaches. Our model is underpinned by principles of PBS and our core focus is to support individuals to experience a good quality of life through meaningful engagement and occupation. This post is for a qualified Occupational Therapist to work regionally across our services, to plan and implement therapeutic intervention programmes collaboratively with internal and external multi disciplinary teams. These intervention programmes may include specialist equipment, environmental adaptations, goal setting, communication aids, skill acquisition and development.   

There would be an expectation of delivering training throughout our organisation such as moving and handing and implement Active Support throughout our services.  

We have fantastic training and development opportunities within our company for personal development and growth within your professional role.   

This role is ideal for a newly qualified Occupational Therapist who would like to grow and develop within our company, who will be provided with all of the requested training needed, or an experienced Occupational Therapist who can bring their skills and knowledge base to enhance our team. 

We look forward to hearing from you.


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