Occupational Therapist - Cork, Kerry

Job Ref.No: 
11883
Publish Date: 
02/10/2019 - 01:00 to 01/11/2019 - 00:00
Location: 
Classification: 
Contract Type: 
Permanent Part Time
Salary Min: 
1
Salary Max: 
1

Part Time/ Flexible/ Permanent

OccupationalTherapist 

HealthcareDirect

Kerry/Cork

 

HealthcareDirect arecurrently looking to employ an Occupational Therapist (flexible, 1 day/week) tojoin our team in Kerry and Cork. You will work in the community setting. Youwill work in a fully supported environment lead by our OT Clinical Manager andbe given the opportunity to work autonomously in the private healthcare sector.Salary is commensurate with experience. If you feel that you are the rightperson for the role we would love to hear from you.

 

Thesuccessful candidate will have the following key responsibilities:

  • Deliver a comprehensive Occupational Therapy service to Adults and Older Adults consisting of physical, sensory and cognitive assessment and treatment.
  • Devise and carry out appropriate assessments e.g. seating, hoist & slings, functional and meaningful activities of daily living. 
  • Assist individuals in becoming independent following physical and mental-health problems.
  • Work with other Healthcare Professionals such as Nurses, Speech &Language Therapists, Physiotherapists etc.
  • Liaise with patients’ families and other relevant agencies.
  • Active engagement in Continuing Professional Development (CPD) e.g. Staff Training Days
  • Participate in the services Annual Performance Review System.

 

Characteristicswe value:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good practical skills