Occupational Therapist

As a Senior Occupational therapy Clinical Suppoort worker you will be Under the supervision, guidance and support of an Occupational Therapist, and assist with the delivery and implementation of occupational therapy treatment programmes as well as Supervising and instructing patients in designated clinical interventions.
Duties may vary depending on the care group / department or assigned area of work.

The Sucessful candidate must have an SVQ III in healthcare, or working towards, or equivalent experience working within a caring environment/role. and show evidence of actively participating in the Personal Development Plan process to fulfil the requirements of continuing professional development.

You will require Ability to work with people and as part of a multidisciplinary/agency team and the ability to carry out assigned patient care tasks effectively within a busy environment, at times working unsupervised.

Effective written and verbal communication skills and a working knowledge of basic information technology are essential as is a full Uk Driving licence

Informal enquiries regarding the post will be welcomed by Helen Ballantyne, Locality Lead Occupational Therapy on 01355 584367 or 01355 585220

If you have any queries regarding the application form or recruitment process, please contact Linsey Norton, Recruitment Administrator, on 01698 377667.

Please note: we anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the advert once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage.

Whilst this advertisement may be for a specific post(s) in a particular location, applicants who are shortlisted for interview may be considered for similar vacancies in alternative locations.

Applications from candidates who require a Tier 2 Certificate of sponsorship (formerly Work Permits) will only be considered if no suitable UK or EEA national is identified for this post. For further information on the UK Border Agency’s new points based System which now governs the way individuals from outside the EEA can work in the UK please visit www.bia.homeoffice.gov.uk.
Employer details: NHS Lanarkshire