Job reference: AHOS00020W3LWE
Salary: Grade 9, £8,914 – £9,783 per annum (subject to job evaluation)
Hours: 9 per week
Contract: Fixed Term until 31 March 2024
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Occupational Therapist with a special interest in Single handed care, to be part of Denbighshire’s Moving with Dignity Project.
The successful applicants will need good moving and handling knowledge and experience to work alongside citizens and their carers providing training and confidence building during the early stages of using new items of moving and handling equipment.
The successful candidate will work under the direction of the Occupational Therapist responsible for the Denbighshire Moving with Dignity Project and be expected to work with citizens and their nominated carers in the citizens home during care calls to provide the support and training necessary to embed a change in moving and handling equipment or technique.
A Professional qualification in Occupational Therapy and HCPC registration is essential.
Appointment subject to Disclosure & Barring Service Check and satisfactory references.
If you would like to discuss any aspect of the post, please call Sara Thelwell or Karen Studley on 0300 456 1000.
If you are interested in this vacancy, please apply on-line via the website www.denbighshire.gov.uk For alternative methods of applying please contact Customer Services on 01824 706101.
Candidates must complete our application form to be considered. We regret that we are unable to reply to all applications. If you have not received a reply within three weeks of the closing date, you must assume that you have not been short listed for interview.