Location – Lochaber
Highland Health & Social Care
Post Title – Occupational Therapy Services Band 5
37.5 hours per week, Permanent
Salary Scale: £24,670 - £30,742 p.a.
(Please Note NHS application forms will not be accepted, see below to apply)
If you want to develop your skills working with children and young people, enjoy the rural area of the Highlands and the lifestyle this has to offer, enjoy a challenge where every day can bring new opportunities and are interested in this post, we have vacancy available for an Occupational Therapist. This post is based primarily from Fort William covering town and rural areas, where you would work independently under the supervision of a Band 6 OT.
The Occupational Therapy Service to children and young people in Highland is provided by an integrated team of 13 staff. The team are based across the Highlands. We work in a cohesive and supportive team, and have embraced Integration and use a range of OT skills within our working practice. As we are a rural service we deliver this through a wide range of intervention styles. We work in close collaboration with Education, as part of the Highland Practice Model.
The successful applicant in this post will focus on Assessment and Interventions to promote independence, and the provision of equipment/ adaptations. We work with children with Physical, developmental and Neuro-developmental needs in a variety of settings in the community.
We welcome any Informal enquiries regarding the post to: Dawn Allmond, Tel: 01463 706106
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