Occupational Therapist

Favourite Aberdeenshire Council
Ref no: ABS13186
Closes: Sunday, 18th March 2018
Published: Friday, 2nd March 2018
Location: Turriff Community Hospital,Balmellie Road
Salary: £27,520 - £28,741 per year
Hours: 30.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Aberdeenshire Council
Category: Social Services / Housing / Childcare
Sub-category: Occupational Therapist / Psychology

Job Description

You have a Degree or Diploma in Occupational Therapy and must be state registered. As well as having the ability to supervise and motivate others you have a sound knowledge of community care legislation and the ability to evidence Continuing Professional Development. Ability to travel within Aberdeenshire is essential.

We require enthusiastic and experienced professionals to join the busy Occupational Therapy team in providing a service to disabled and elderly people. Working with members of the Multidisciplinary Community Care Team and Housing Services you will provide OT input to clients and their carers, helping them towards independence in their own home.

This post is regulated work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check.  Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

This post has a minimum requirement of two reference, which must be from your current or most recent employer.

Informal Enquiries contact Kerry Adam  telephone 01467 536532

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