Occupational Therapist - Meath - Adult I.D

Job Ref.No: 
13284
Publish Date: 
07/01/2021 - 00:00 to 06/02/2021 - 00:00
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Classification: 
Contract Type: 
Permanent Part Time
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0
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We are now recruiting for a part time (1 day per week) Occupational Therapist position in Meath, working with adults with developmental disorders and/ or intellectual disability.

The successful candidate will have the following key responsibilities:

  • Assess the case history of patients.
  • Devise and carry out appropriate assessments (e.g. functional, sensory, etc). 
  • Provide interventions to enable the individual engage in meaningful activities.
  • Support with the development of the MDT.
  • Work with other healthcare professionals such as nurses and speech & language therapists.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good practical skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • An inquiring and creative mind
  • Problem –solving approach

Prerequisites:

  • Experience in providing OT to individuals with intellectual disability.
  • Experience and  interest in sensory integration
  • Degree qualified
  • Membership of the AOTI
  • Minimum 1 years’ experience working as an OT in the public or private sector
  • CORU registration

Healthcare Direct is a National Company delivering Occupational Therapy at the highest standards to extended care and step down facilities.  Full professional clinical support and supervision and part of a dynamic wider Occupational Therapy team. 

 

Please send your CV to Healthcare Direct info@healthcaredirect.ie