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Occupational Therapist

Service Care Solutions are looking for a number of Occupational Therapists to join a NHS Mental Health service in the Greater Manchester area.

The positions are Band 5 and paying £18 - £19 p/hr depending on experience.

The manager is looking for support for 27.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday for a minimum duration of 3 months.

The service is looking for someone to start as soon as possible.


*To provide occupational therapy assessment, treatment and review of service users who experience serious mental Illness (SMI).

*To asses occupational function and contribute to overall assessment of health and wellbeing needs.

*To be responsible for allocated case load, develop and implement treatment plans taking into account of individual client's needs.

*Utilise a range of therapeutic skills to provide treatment interventions through both individual and group work settings.

*Manage own workload to ensure effective and efficient time management to meet priorities within agreed timescales and deadlines

*To comply with the professional code of conduct for Occupational Therapy.

*To maintain strict confidentiality regarding any information concerning patients.

*To establish and maintain professional relationships with patients, their relations and friends and to support and promote patients' rights and identity.

Person Specification:

*Degree qualification in Occupational Therapy.

*Currently registered with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC)

*Post qualifying practice placements in a variety of settings

If you're interested in this role or any other positions contact Carly Harrison at Service Care Solutions (01772) 208963