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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2020.

Occupational Therapist

Job Reference: L87-A-20-0378

Employer:
Peterborough City Council
Department:
Reablement
Location:
Peterborough
Salary:
£31,371 – £34,788

Are you a qualified occupational therapist looking for a new rewarding development opportunity? If so, our innovative Reablement team may have the role for you.

Our therapy led service provides holistic assessments within a client’s home to promote independence, wellbeing and choice. To do so, we follow a collaborative goal setting approach with our clients and utilise the latest assistive technology to achieve the best possible outcomes.

We have established a close alliance working with multidisciplinary teams across the organisation, the NHS and neighbouring local authorities and as such we are not only able to collectively offer exceptional care to our clients, we can also offer excellent training, support and development with your career.

Based in Sand Martin House on the contemporary Fletton Quay’s development in Peterborough, as a team we pride ourselves on actively encouraging opportunities for service development and innovation where occupational therapy is at the forefront of many initiatives.

Here’s what some of our current occupational therapists have to say about the service:

"Being a Reablement Occupational Therapist will focus your skills on restoring people’s independence rather than resolving health care issues."

"Reablement allows you to work with people in their home environment, removing barriers and helping them to regain practical skills and confidence."

"This is a fast paced service that will progress your competencies in assessment and goal setting, as well as challenge you with a variety of cases."

"As a Reablement Occupational Therapist you will work together a strong and experienced team to progress clients towards their tailored goals."

What else can we offer you?

• 24 days holiday entitlement, plus bank holidays (pro rata)
• 30p mileage
• Ongoing Training & Career development
• £350 Refer a friend scheme
• Local government pension scheme
• Free DBS check (which is a requirement of this role)
• Real job satisfaction in an environment where your actions deliver real benefits to people’s lives

We’d love to discuss this role with you further, to do so please contact Laura King, Reablement Team Manager on 01733 207207 or via email at Laura.King@peterborough.gov.uk

This is a rolling campaign and we will review applications regulary so please don't wait for the closing date to apply, we want to speak to you now!

 




Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.



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