Occupational Therapist

Job Summary
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Please see advert text
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Closed for applications on 16/01/2019 23:59
Grade 6 - 8 (SCP 28 - 41) £25,463 - £37,107 - pro rata
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Social Care - Adult Service
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Employment Location:
Independent Living Centre, Leechmere Industrial Estate, Grangetown, Sunderland
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Closing date:
16 Jan
Further Information

28 hours per week

The Community Occupational Therapy Service in Sunderland is seeking to recruit a qualified Occupational Therapist to work with adults and children.

The post involves assessment of the person, their family/carers and environment, leading to the provision of advice, guidance, appropriate equipment or structural alterations to property in order to facilitate safe and independent community living.

The post is based within Sunderland’s Independent Living Centre, with opportunities for agile, flexible and home working.

The post holder will be responsible for the management of their caseload under the supervision of their manager. Candidates should have well developed time management and organisational skills, with the ability to create excellent therapeutic relationships and work creatively with their customers.

The service upholds a commitment to continuous professional development for all its team members.

This post is exempt from the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For an informal discussion please contact the Recruiting Manager Emma Anderson on 0191 5618050.

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

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This job is closed for applications.