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.
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