Shire Healthcare are currently recruiting an Occupational Therapist for a specialist neuro-rehabilitation service based in Birmingham. The site supports up to 22 service users and the site comes equipped with self-contained flats to allow service users to progress into a more independent lifestyle. Service users present with an acquired brain injuries and complex additional needs such as impaired social functioning, cognitive, physical and/or emotional difficulties and disinhibited behaviour.
The is a full-time role at 35 hours per week. This is a 12-month fixed term contract.
The focus of the site to provide evidence based, person centred rehabilitation to service users. The successful candidate will work as part of a multidisciplinary team using the neurobehavioural model. The Occupational Therapist will address all aspects of recovery and maximise independence through participations in leisure, social and vocational activities.
The ideal candidate:
- Holds a relevant Occupational Therapy degree.
- Registered with the HCPC.
- Able to prioritise and manage a complex caseload.
- Ability to formulate complex risk assessments.
- Holds a valid UK driving license.
- Has experience of supervising and training others.
If you are interested in this position, apply now to liaise with an experienced consultant!
Reference ID: 468
Contract length: 12 months
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Salary: £32,000.00 per year