Pulse is recruiting a Band 7 Occupational Therapist to work within London. This is a full time role of 37.5 hours a week to start as soon as possible. The candidate needs to be flexible and be able to work over every day of the week. This is a community role and the candidate will need to be a car driver as they will be carrying out assessments in patient’s homes. The candidate will need community, rehabilitation and acute experience for this role.
Your main responsibilities will be as follows;
Enable people with physical disabilities to be as independent and as safe as possible in their own home.
Promote a physically disabled person’s quality of life and that of their carers.
Support the physically disabled person’s carer and enable them to continue in their carer’s role.
Carry out practical assessments of people’s ability to carry out normal activities of daily living:
Provide advice, arrange equipment or recommend alterations to the home; ensure safe ad competent use of such equipment
Help people make the most of their abilities, and work with them to find solutions to the problems that limit their ability to be independent.
Easier and safer ways of managing everyday activities i.e. washing, dressing, household tasks and activities.
Offer an Assessment of Carer’s or parent’s needs and provide appropriate advice as required.
To be professionally and legally responsible for all aspects of own work, including management of patients and other professional activities.
Maintain accurate and comprehensive patient records in line with Trust and professional standards and provide activity/audit reports as required.
In return Pulse can offer you;
Excellent rates of pay
Access to exclusive job opportunities
Support and professional advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
An assigned consultant
Privilege, employee benefits package*
Opportunity to increase net pay through one of our payroll options. We have dedicated teams to help you with your choice.
A variety of employment opportunities in your preferred area
Flexible hours to meet your needs; part or full time
Recommend a friend bonus scheme*
*Terms and Conditions apply