Snr Occupational Therapist - hospital frailty

Tralee, co. Kerry
CPL Healthcare € 28.0 - 33.02 Per hour Full time Save This Job
Pay
€ 28.0 - 33.02 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Type
Bank
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
27 May 2021
Closes
24 Nov 2021

Job Description

Senior Occupational Therapist, Tralee Co. Kerry

Senior Occupational Therapist required for locum role within an acute hospital setting, Tralee, Co. Kerry.
This role will focus on working on Frailty Intervention Therapy service

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working in partnership with multidisciplinary team, you will be responsible for leading and the delivery of first class Occupational Therapy service to adults in a acute setting
  • To act as senior decision-maker, with recommendations regarding HSCP intervention requirements & need for hospital admission, where appropriate.
  • Determine discharge plan and appropriate follow-up arrangements with relevant services.
  • Provide leadership and direction to the FIT team activities.
  • Participate in the management of the occupational therapy service as a member of the senior occupational therapy team in co-operation with the occupational therapy manager.
  • Analyse service demands and develop the FIT team with other HSCP members in line with evolving requirements.
  • Undertake highly skilled and specialised assessment and intervention as part of the occupational therapy process. These include but are not limited to assessment and intervention related to:
  • Activities of daily living Cognitive perception Postural management and positioning Sensorimotor function of the upper limb Delirium Management of Falls Discharge Planning.


The Candidate:
A recognised qualification in Occupational Therapy, candidates qualified outside the Republic of Ireland will require validation of their qualifications
A minimum of 3 years post graduate experience as an Occupational Therapist
Acute care experience required
Experience working with elderly patients and frail patients required
Permission to work in Ireland
Professional approach to work
Flexibility in work practice


For further information, please forward your CV to Apply or call Brian in confidence on Apply

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Ref: JO-2105-469463

Job Details

Snr Occupational Therapist - hospital frailty

Tralee, co. Kerryd CPL Healthcare
Pay
€ 28.0 - 33.02 Per hour
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Hours
Full time
Posted
27 May 2021
Type
Bank
Closes
24 Nov 2021

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