Social Care

Occupational Therapist

Contract Full Time

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£9 – £11/hour

An opportunity has arisen for the position of an Occupational Therapist working within the Assessment Service area of the business. Reporting to the Team Leader (Reablement), you will be responsible for the provision of a Reablement Occupational Therapy Service to the citizens of East Renfrewshire. The main duties and responsibilities will include the screening and management of referrals to the Reablement Service. In addition, you will be responsible for the initial Occupational Therapy assessment and subsequent reviews of individuals, including the provision of equipment and minor adaptations. You will be expected to manage a caseload with high demand and throughput. You will work on an agile basis across the city. The focus of your intervention will be on functional assessment, goal setting in order to maximise independence for the service users, incorporating falls prevention, physical activity and promoting good continence care. To do this, you will work in partnership with