Assistant Team Manager Occupational Therapy

Location Dudley Port
Salary £23 - £25 per hour
Discipline
Responsibilities for OT they need to be a qualified OT with management experience. They will be responsible and carry out all management accountabilities. They will have responsibilities for a group of qualified and unqualified staff who carry out assessments to meet individual needs which could result in prescribing equipment to aide daily living, progressing an Adaptation through the disability facilities grant, work with individuals and carers who maybe experiencing issues around moving and handling.

The successful candidate will have responsibility for the operational management of 3 Occupational Therapy locality teams and leading in the specialist area of adaptations and facilitating delivery of BCF/DFG priorities .

Applicants must:
• Be Qualified Occupational Therapists registered with HCPC
• Evidence experience of operational management
• Evidence experience of supervising senior Occupational Therapists
• Evidence experience of the assessment of adults and children with complex needs resulting from physical disability or illness
• Have extensive knowledge of major adaptations design, assessment and legislation
• Evidence extensive knowledge of specialist equipment
• Car driver or have ability to undertake efficient and effective travel arrangements
• Evidence Moving and Handling skills and experience
• Be available to work Mondays and Fridays