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Occupational Therapist

Longridge, Lancashire
£24.00 to £28.00 Per Hour
Job Type
20 Sep 2022
Specialist Band 6 Community Occupational Therapist Monday Friday 9-6 (hours flexible) Weekend working available but not essential. CATCH aims to provide timely access to the most appropriate services for patients in the community, supporting timely discharges from the acute sector in line with the home first principles and also preventing avoidable admissions to hospital through triage and deployment of support services from community health and social care colleagues. CATCH covers the demographics of Central Lancashire. As part of the CATCH team the role would involve providing a timely triage of patient referrals to promote continuity of care from hospital discharge into community setting and prevent avoidable admissions this will include direct communication with a variety of other clinicians, ward staff, GP s, social workers, paramedics etc. To plan the most appropriate services required to support patients based on knowledge of intermediate care services available and directly commissioning care. The role will be primarily to support triage for both hospital discharge and admission avoidance but there will also be opportunities to support the wider CATCH team including direct patient facing work on the home first team completing assessments of patients in their own homes on the day of discharge from acute hospital, to assess mobility, function and social care needs to promote recovery in own environment Qualified Occupational Therapist IF YOU ARE NOT INTERESTED IN THIS ROLE, PLEASE STILL GET IN TOUCH AS WE HAVE MANY OPEN VACANCIES! Benefits of working with Tripod Partners £350 refer a friend bonus £500 loyalty bonus for continued service £50 bonus for registering £150 find your own job bonus Free DBS and compliance service including paid for Mandatory Training Excellent compliance processes and department making it a smooth and enjoyable process Your own dedicated consultant with extensive experience within the healthcare sector Daily payroll and in-house payroll system Since Tripod Allied Health established in 2014, we have built a large, dedicated network of highly-regarded Allied Healthcare Professionals to deliver across public and private sectors. Tripod Partners are the leading UK agency for qualified social care and hold awarded places on both the Workforce Alliance (formerly CCS&CPP) &vHTE Temporary Workforce Solutions II NHS Frameworks for the supply of Professionals across the UK. We understand your need for experienced healthcare professionals that can hit the ground running. Our pool of talented professionals is constantly increasing, allowing you quick and efficient access to the most suitable candidates. We have highly experienced consultants, covering 9 key categories: Occupational Therapists Physiotherapists Speech and language therapists Diagnostic Radiographers Therapeutic Radiographers Sonographers Pharmacists Cardiac Physiologists Echocardiographers Therapy Assistants (Band 3 & 4) Compliance Tripod have a platinum award compliance from Neuven. We invest heavily in making sure our candidates are fully compliant in line with the NHS employment standards and framework requirements. Market Knowledge Our consultants are some of the most experienced and skilled agents in the country, comprising over 50 years of combined experience within the Allied Health sector. As a specialist provider of Allied Health Professionals, our division holds a clear understanding of the demands and needs of the sector and are committed to only providing the best and most appropriate candidates for your positions. We take care of all of the administration for you. All you need to do is shortlist, interview and select your ideal candidate. Locum Loyalty Working with Tripod Partners provides access to hundreds of locums that work exclusively with us. We pride ourselves on our locum loyalty, providing support to our temporary workforce at all stages throughout their time with Tripod Partners, ensuring continuity and commitment within our supply. Being a specialist AHP division, many of our locums have enjoyed the benefits of working with us across multiple assignments since Tripod s beginnings in 2014, establishing loyalty with our organisation seldom seen across the sector. Over 4,000 Allied Health Professionals hold registration with Tripod Partners and with our outstanding reputation of commitment, trust and transparency, this talent pool is ever increasing with quality locum referrals. Quality of service We are passionate about delivering a fresh and innovative approach to healthcare recruitment. Building and developing honest and excellent relationships with both candidates and clients is at the centre of our philosophy. We invest fully, both in candidates and clients, to better understand the needs and requirements of the services as well as the locums specific skillsets and working preferences. This has seen our supply grow exponentially. Our clients trust our expertise, knowing that we will only provide the best and most suitable solutions for their vacancies; likewise, our candidates know that they will always be kept aware of all relevant opportunities for them
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  • Job Reference: 717195298-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Tripod Partners
    Tripod Partners
  • Location: Longridge, Lancashire
  • Salary: £24.00 to £28.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent