Learning Disabilities OT

  • Essex
  • £35 - £45 per hour
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted September 8, 2022

Job title: Occupational Therapist

Band: Band 6

Location: Essex

Hours: Full and part time hours available

Salary: Negotiable rates of pay/£35-£45 an hour dependent on experience

Job Description

We are looking to cover a placement for an Occupational Therapist Band 6 Adult LD to start ASAP for 12 weeks Mon-Fri 9-5.

You will have experience of community work and ideally experience working with people with learning disabilities or in mental health settings.

A lap top will be provided for the locum. Staff are currently working from home and attending the office on a rotation basis due to limited numbers in the office. PPE will be provided. Interested applicants must have evidence of being double vaccinated as we visit care homes and nursing homes.

In order to be considered for this post applicants will need:

  • HCPC registration
  • recent NHS experience
  • enhanced DBS
  • right to work in the UK

Working in Essex has many benefits:

  • Excellent transport links into London via over and under ground
  • Travelling against the traffic (get a seat on the train)
  • Fantastic shopping malls Lakeside and nearby Blue Water
  • Local Beaches
  • Beautiful Nature Reserves

Why Athona:

Athona is one of the UKs leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. After almost two decades in the business, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail in every candidate that we place, and we believe that there is an art to being a good recruiter. This is what we call ‘The Art of Recruitment.’

  • Negotiable excellent rates of pay, with weekly payroll
  • One point of contact and 24/7 out of hours support available
  • We’re CPD accredited
  • Industry-leading revalidation and appraisal support team
  • Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £150 for every allied health professional recommendation

If this job sounds of interest to you, get in touch by applying today to find out more.

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