Locum Band 6 - Occupational Therapist - Forensic Specialist & National Service

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Locum Band 6 - Occupational Therapist - Forensic Specialist & National Service

  • Location:

    South West London

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  • Contact:

    Lauren Donnellan

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01322 282470

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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​​Our clients in South West London are urgently seeking to recruit a Locum Band 6 Occupational Therapist to join their Forensic Specialist & National Service .
Hours: Shift Pattern Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am to 5pm.
Job Summary
  • To provide a specialist Occupational Therapy service to the Burntwood Villas including clients with complex mental health and learning disability needs
  • To use evidence based, client centred Occupational Therapy assessments, interventions and outcome measures underpinned by Model of Human Occupational and the Recovery Approach.
  • To co-ordinate, maintain and develop the OT activity programme and oversee relevant equipment and resources
  • To act as the designated Disability Champion within Burntwood Villas.
  • To provide leadership for junior Occupational Therapy staff through supervision and appraisal.
  • To work collaboratively and effectively within a multi-disciplinary community team liaising with the Forensic service, other inpatient and community-based services as required
  • To liaise with other Occupational Therapy and multi-disciplinary staff within the Trust and other services for clients with mental health problems and Learning disabilities.
  • To regularly supervise OT students on practice placement.
  • To attend and contribute to relevant clinical meetings.
  • To develop and maintain professional practice within the field of Forensic step-down, complex rehabilitation and Occupational Therapy.
  • To support clients to access the Recovery College effectively
​​If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and would like to find out more, please call Lauren - 07552277905 (New Registrants) or Georgia 07552277896 (Existing Registrants) or alternatively please email recruitment@westmeriarecruitment.co.uk.
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