OH Medical is currently seeking an Occupational Therapist based in York with some home working. The role will be 3 days per week (24 hours per week) Monday - Friday. Our client is keen to appoint an Occupational Therapist who is enthusiastic about developing their skills and knowledge in the specialist and expanding area of Occupational Therapy in occupational health. You will be joining a very well established Occupational Health brand with lots of training and development available.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
To be professionally and legally responsible and accountable for all aspects of own workload
To advise on functional capacity, job demands, ergonomics and rehabilitation programmes for employees with complex health problems or disabilities, assisting them to remain at or return to work
To provide expert advice/consultancy on OT issues/products within the organisation and to customers e.g. organisational level ergonomic consultancy and training
To contribute to the development of the Occupational Therapy Service and Health Service, both within the region and nationally
Experience, skills and knowledge required for the role
Full unconditional registration with the Health and Care Professions Council as an Occupational Therapist
Eligible for membership of Royal College of Occupational Therapists
BSc in Occupational Therapy
Professional knowledge acquired through degree, functional capacity evaluation, workplace ergonomics, objective / standardised evaluation
Ability to communicate specialist condition related information to employees, other health professional and non-clinical customers
A knowledge of clinical governance and risk management
Evidence of being able to work independently and as part of a multi-professional/multi-agency team
Knowledge of employment law and the Industrial Tribunal process
Demonstrates excellent written, verbal communication skills
Full Driving Licence
What Can We Offer You?
Competitive salary £44,000 (Pro rata)
Excellent training and development opportunities
Plenty of career progression opportunities
Extensive induction with ongoing mentoring and support from some of the top Occupational Health professionals in the industry
25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
Fantastic pension scheme
Eye care test vouchers
Car discount scheme
Buy and sell holiday scheme
Please contact the Occupational Health Team on 01582 235500 to discuss in confidence.
OH Medical is a leading recruitment consultancy within the Occupational Health sector. We recruit permanent and agency Occupational Health staff nationwide.