Job Title: Occupational Therapist
Location: Based at Apsley - Hemel Hempstead (covering West Hertfordshire)
Salary Range: £26,999 - £38,813 pa (pro rata for part-time) + £1000 welcome payment
Hours: Full Time and Part Time Hours considered
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Adult Disability Services in the West of Hertfordshire where you will be supported to deliver an integrated service to adults with Learning Disabilities and/or a Physical Disability in a social care setting.
The role will include undertaking assessment of needs for people who may require social care and advice. You’ll complete personalised care and support planning and provide advice on equipment, adaptations, moving & handling and encouraged to develop enabling programmes. Your focus will be to ensure that creative solutions are sought to enable people to live fulfilling lives in their communities.
You will be supported by regular supervision and professional forums, a specific OT induction as well as the department’s induction. Hertfordshire also offer excellent training opportunities and run generic and OT specific courses. You will be encouraged to attend CPD and networking events.
The role is part of an incredibly innovative and supportive service that strive to ensure that Hertfordshire people don’t just have their needs met but are listened to and supported to be respected and included citizens within our local communities.
Upon completion of your probation you will be entitled to a £1000 welcome payment, as well as 5 extra days annual leave.
Closing Date: 02.12.2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed
For an informal discussion and more information please contact: Rosey Eastwood on 01442 453995