Our clients in Oxford are urgently seeking to recruit a
Locum Band 6 Occupational Therapist
to join their Assessment and Treatment Service.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
The post holder will need to have the following requirements:-
A knowledge and understanding of the needs of people with mental health problems.
Previous experience within an assessment team (preferred to be within the Trust)
Current up to date knowledge of relevant legislation.
A knowledge of evidence based interventions for people with complex mental health problems.
Skilled in therapeutic interpersonal communication.
Skilled in the communication of sensitive issues.
Good communication skills both written and orally.
Able to work in a fast paced environment.
Able to independently conduct bio-psycho-social assessments and the safe and effective assessment and management of risk.