Senior Occupational Therapist in Monmouth

Senior Occupational Therapist in Monmouth

Location: Monmouth

Salary: Hidden

Recruiter: Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Date Advertised: 2022-01-15

We are looking to recruit a permanent Occupational Therapist to manage a varied and complex caseload providing highly skilled Occupational Therapy intervention for Monmouthshire residents, based at Monnow Vale Health and Social Care Facility.The post holder will take lead on Dementia reablement in Central MonmouthshireYou will need to use collaborative communication skills to encourage individuals to do things for themselves, and, wherever possible, help people regain their independence by motivating and inspiring people to re-learn and or adapt their daily skills and enhance their quality of life. This will involve having a knowledge of potential equipment and adaptations to enhance their independence and where possible reduce their dependency on traditional long-term care packages.You will work alongside the individual’s family/carers to enhance the individual’s quality of life within their community, engaging with other members of the multi-disciplinary team as appropriate.You will work alongside domiciliary care agency’s to promote the maintenance of individual’s skills that they have learnt through their engagement with enhanced reablement.The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply. To work in the UK, all candidates who are not UK or Republic of Ireland (RoI) nationals require sponsorship to obtain either a or , unless you have permission to work via another route. Non UK / RoI candidates wishing to apply should self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship by visiting . If you are eligible for the Health and Care visa, application costs are lower and you do not need to pay the annual Immigration Health Surcharge. Applicant requirements You must have appropriate UK professional registration.This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service. Welsh language skills are desirable
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