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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/02/2020.

Experienced Occupational Therapist - Advice and Contact

Job Reference: L78-A-20-0564

Employer:
Wiltshire Council
Location:
Trowbridge
Salary:
£32,029 - £33,799

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Wiltshire believes that prevention is better than crisis. In Advice and Contact we work together to respond to people’s enquiries, signpost and provide information, advice and guidance in order to support people to live as independently as possible within their communities.

Our offer to Experienced Occupational Therapist in Advice and Contact

    • No caseload
    • Flexible working
    • Comprehensive induction, training and mentoring programme
    • Regular supervision, support and appraisal
    • Excellent Pension scheme
    • 25 days annual leave, increasing to 30 days after 5 years
    • Ability to purchase an extra 10 days annual leave
    • Wiltshire Rewards, staff benefit scheme

About the role of Experienced Occupational Therapist in Advice and Contact

    • Provide professional support and training on occupational therapy matters to occupational therapists, and other team members
    • Deal with some of the more complex enquiries and develop good working relationships with colleagues in other teams to ensure people get the most appropriate response
    • Promote person centred practice and positive risk-taking
    • Help to embed an asset-based approach and culture within the whole team.

Requirements for an Occupational Therapist  

    • You will be someone who can inspire colleagues through your best practice
    • Qualified Occupational Therapist registered with Social Work England
    • Evidence of working with adults in either health or social care for two years post-qualification

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, as an employee you will be expected to share this commitment.





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