OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY HEALTHCARE SUPPORT WORKER in Windygates, Fife, UK

Employer: NHS Fife

Location: Windygates, Fife, UK

Hours:

Salary: £17,760 - £20,727 per annum, pro-rata

FIFE HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE PARTNERSHIP
CAMERON HOSPITAL, WINDYGATES
INTEGRATED COMMUNITY ASSESSMENT AND SUPPORT SERVICE (ICASS)
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY HEALTHCARE SUPPORT WORKER
REF NO: ED356/05/18AC
SALARY: £17,760 – £20,727 PRO RATA
BAND 3 – HOURS: 25 OVER 5 DAYS

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Occupational Therapy Inpatient Team based in Cameron Hospital as part of the Integrated Community Assessment and Support Service (ICASS) for the East Division.

The main role of this post will be delivering rehabilitation to the 3 wards within Cameron.

Working as part of a supportive multidisciplinary team you will be expected to carry out ongoing treatment programmes and joint treatments with the Occupational Therapy staff.

You will have good organisational skills, excellent communication skills and be able to work independently as well as within the team.

You will have an SVQ Level III in Health and Social Care or equivalent. Experience working as an Occupational Therapy and / or Physiotherapy support worker. It would be desirable to have experience working with older people.

There may be occasions where you will be required to work in one of the other community hospital sites within the Division.

Our service offers regular supervision, PDP and supports training opportunities.
The ability to travel throughout the area is essential.

Future evening and weekend work will be part of the ongoing developments.

For informal enquiries please contact Pamela Duffy, Occupational Therapy Team Lead onor email: .

A requirement of this post is to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Prior to appointment.

NHS Fife is legally obliged to ensure all its employees are legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom. All applicants are required to confirm their right to work in the UK in their application. If you are not a United Kingdom (UK), European Community (EC) or European Economic Area National please state the visa category under which you are legally entitled to work in the UK on your application form and the expiry date of your leave to remain in the UK.

Application forms can be downloaded from , saved to your PC and returned to the recruitment team by email attachment. You can also request an application pack by email quoting the job reference number.

Our email address is

We will acknowledge all returned application forms within 24 hours of receipt.

We do not accept CV applications. Applications may be considered on a job share basis.

CLOSING DATE: 12 NOON ON 8TH JUNE 2018