Occupational Therapist (Fixed Term)

Aberdeenshire Council
£16,512 - £17,244 per year
06 Sep 2017
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

You have a Degree or Diploma in Occupational Therapy and must be state registered. As well as having the ability to supervise and motivate others you have a sound knowledge of community care legislation and the ability to evidence Continuing Professional Development. Ability to travel within Aberdeenshire is essential.

We require enthusiastic and experienced professionals to join the busy Occupational Therapy team in providing a service to disabled and elderly people. Working with members of the Multidisciplinary Community Care Team and Housing Services you will provide OT input to clients and their carers, helping them towards independence in their own home.

This post is regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. An offer of employment by Aberdeenshire Council will be subject to the outcome of this check being satisfactory. The preferred candidate will also be required to provide an Overseas Criminal Records Check from other countries as deemed necessary. An offer of employment by Aberdeenshire will be subject to the outcome of this check being satisfactory.

This post has a minimum requirement of 2 references. One of these must be your current or most recent employer.

Location: This post will be based at Banff Health Centre

Duration: For a period not exceeding 29 March 2019

Informal Enquiries to Kerry Adam Tel: 01467 536532

See also:
Applying for a job with Aberdeenshire Council.pdf
Job Profile Occupational Therapist 2016-02-25.pdf