Advanced Practitioner (OT & Sensory Services)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
15/03/2019
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 31/03/2019 23:59
Salary:
£38,813 - £41,675 Annually
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Social Care - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
185083
Employment Location:
Darlington
Post Number:
D11865
Closing date:
31 Mar
Further Information

We have an exciting opportunity for an Advanced Practitioner to join our Adult Social Care Occupational Therapy & Sensory Service. The post holder will play an active part in assisting the Team Manager in the delivery of the therapy services.

The main duties will comprise of deputising for the OT Manager and provide assistant managerial cover to support the workers within the sensory services section. Your caseload will comprise of complex adult and children cases.

It is expected that you will have a higher knowledge of skills and expertise of Occupational Therapy for Adults and Children with Complex Disabilities, and will be able to provide professional advice, expert guidance, and support to your OT colleagues, both formally and informally. The post will be based at Central House, Gladstone Street, Darlington.

To be eligible, you must possess a professional Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy and be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.

Darlington Borough Council is committed to the provision of a high quality, dynamic integrated Occupational Therapy service and is able to offer good team support and regular professional and management supervision; opportunities for both personal development; a commitment to achieving high standards; friendly experienced professional colleagues and opportunities for student supervision, as well as flexible working.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Kal Guram – Team Manager on 01325 406884.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.