Occupational Therapist (12 Posts)

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various locations across the county
Salary details
Grade 9 £25,753 - £27,629 per annum, pro rata, Grade 11 £32,913 - £36,155 per annum, pro rata
Job term
Part Time and Full Time hours available
Appointment type
Fixed Term - Due to finite funding 10 Posts - Fixed Term for 12 months from start date and 2 Posts - Permanent
various hours available
Closing Date
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Derbyshire County Council Adult Social Care and Health are seeking to recruit 12 professionally qualified and HCPC registered Occupational Therapists on a range of full and part time contracts including fixed and permanent posts across various areas in Derbyshire. These areas include Chesterfield, North East Derbyshire, Bolsover, Amber Valley, South Derbyshire and Matlock.

As part of our generic Adult Care Team you will be required to take an integrated and strength based approach in order to deliver a proportionate, personalised, safe and sustainable response for local adults,  their carer’s and families. Your role will include assessment and delivery of housing related support including major adaptations and complex equipment. A positive approach to risk taking, and the ability to contribute to inter agency and multi-disciplinary approaches both across the council and in other statutory bodies are key to this role.

Occupational Therapists will be recruited at Grade 9 or 11 depending on knowledge, skills and experience demonstrated in the recruitment process. Secondments will also be considered.

Enquiries to Joanne.evans@derbyshire.gov.uk

Provisional Interview Date: Week Commencing 20 November 2020

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.