A qualified band 6 Occupational Therapist, experience preferred in Intermediate care, rapid response and hospital discharge.
To enable RARS to provide OT support to assist in facilitating early hospital discharge, ensure delivery of service and improve outcome for service users and reduce length of stay in the service area.
Will be based in an Intermediate Care Service working within patients own homes and in Intermediate care bed based units, they will complete therapy assessments, carry out rehabilitation interventions, provide crisis interventions and attend multidisciplinary meetings to improve outcome for service users and reduce length of stay in this service area
To have a hands on approach with rehabilitation goals and treatments and be able to complete and update care plans for rehabilitation care staff to follow.
Communicate regularly and effectively in order to maximise patient rehab potential and complete paperwork efficiently and comprehensively.
Be able to work both independently and as an effective team member alongside other professionals within health and social care services.
The applicant will be required to work 37.5 hours per week 5 days cover Monday to Friday until End of May 2020