Vocational Rehab Occupational Therapy Job Newcastle Sunderland
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England
JustOT is recruiting for an Occupational Therapy to work as a Physical Health Advisor to be based across Newcastle and Sunderland.
Pay: £24,000 - £29,000 - newly qualifed OTs welcome
Position: Physical Health Advisor
Location: Newcastle and Sunderland
Essential: HCPC registration
Our client is the largest provider of the Government's Work Programme initiatives, which aims to assist people to find suitable, lasting employment. They are looking to recruit a Physiotherapist to existing teams based in the Greater Manchester area.
Your role will require you to
Applynduct bio-psychosocial assessments for clients referred to the health and wellbeing service
2.Provide 1:1 face to face and telephone based interventions/appointments
3.Produce tailored health action plans for each client focusing on improve their health and moving them closer to work
4.Offer advice and guidance to clients with regard to their health condition and empowering individuals to manage their health more independently and effectively
5.Provide return to work guidance and offer in work support where required.
Applynduct lifestyle screening assessments via face to face or telephone based interventions.
To be considered for this role you need to have a bachelor degree in occupational therapy, be currently registered with the HCPC, ideally with some experience of working in a MSK setting, pain management, mental health, occupational health, vocational rehabilitation or condition management. Ideally you will be a car driver as some locations are rural.
In return you will be offered a competitive salary 25 days annual leave, private health care plan, pension scheme, and CPD support.
If you would like more information, including a full job description, or for an informal confidential discussion please call Simon on Apply.
- £ 24000 - 29000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 16 Jun 2017
Closes 14 Jul 2017
This job was posted to: Occupational therapist