Are you looking for a new challenge and want to be a part of a team striving to make a difference in our community?

The role

Warrington are on an exciting journey shaping the future of Intermediate Services. We are currently looking for dynamic and enthusiastic Senior Occupational Therapist to join our Intermediate Tier Services in Warrington.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of shaping integrated care working with partners to improve outcomes and experiences for the people of Warrington. We are looking for a values led, dynamic, outcomes driven and compassionate individual to join the service at a time of significant opportunity. We are well on our journey to delivering collaboration across Health and Social Care to improve outcomes for those living with frailty in Warrington.

Working as a member of the Assisted Living Team you will be working alongside two Senior Occupational Therapists providing clinical support and supervision for the occupational therapy service that includes highly skilled and experienced OT’s, Assistant Practitioners and Community Care Workers. The successful candidate will have a clinical oversight on the referrals that come into service and respond appropriately. You will need excellent communication and management skills and a sound knowledge of the relevant health, social care and housing legislation.

What do we do?

The primary aim of the Assisted Living Team is to enable adults and children to reach their optimum level of independence, maintain safety, maximise quality of life and promote dignity.

We undertake assessments for all ages and work with service users who have a wide range of disabilities e.g. neurological, genetic, learning disabilities, and long term conditions associated with old age frailty, including organic mental health conditions e.g. Dementia.

Our commitment to you includes:

· A workforce development strategy, focused on continually developing our practitioners, providing you with the skills and tools you need to do your job confidentiality and effectively.

· The Provision of high quality effective supervision.

· Commitment in promoting a good work life balance.

· Culture in which you will be able to learn, develop and reflect.

Other benefits include:

Access to salary sacrifice car lease scheme - NHSH Fleet Solutions.

Warrington Rewards Scheme

Discounted Leisure pass

Generous annual leave allowance.

Attractive Cheshire Pension Scheme

If you wish to hear more about this post, please do not hesitate to contact Tracey Gill or Kim Hampton 01925 442329.

Assisted Living Team:

Adults: Assisted Living Team - YouTube 

Children’s: Assisted Living Team - Amy's story - YouTube

Key information

37 Hours per week

Permanent

DBS clearance is required.

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

Warrington Borough Council is a Disability Confident employer