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Band 5 Occupational Therapist – Antrim area

Posted 4 days ago

Job Title: Band 5 Occupational Therapist

Code: OT-ANT

What The Job Is:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Band 5 Occupational Therapist to join our client in the East Antrim area to start ASAP lasting for at least 3 months initially. Pay rate is £11.2per hour working Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. Your role would be to participate as a member of a team, to provide an Occupational Therapy service working under the supervision of senior Occupational Therapy Staff.

 Who We Are:

First Choice now one of Northern Ireland’s leading Healthcare Recruitment Agencies has come a long way since opening its doors in 1994. We employ over 40 consultants and place over 1000 temporary staff every week in a variety of Public and Private Sector Settings. 

We value our Healthcare Staff and the hard work they do and are currently looking for individuals to join our team.

Job Duties

  • Carry a caseload and be responsible for organising own workload in line with agreed Trust priorities, policies and procedures
  • Carry out assessments, initiate and follow through appropriate treatment programmes, on an individual/ group basis, as appropriate
  • Carry out home assessment visits as required
  • Maintain standards of confidentiality
  • Essential Criteria

  • A degree or diploma in Occupational therapy – applications will be accepted from students due to graduate this academic year
  • Be registered/ eligible for registration with HCPC
  • Hold a current full driving licence and access to a car
  • Full access N.I check
  • More Information

    What We Will Offer You:

    • £11.21 per hour with yearly increments
    • A dedicated recruitment team that focuses solely on processing applications which is why we can process speedily
    • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
    • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
    • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses
    • Free Uniform if required

    The Nitty Gritty:

    • Hours of work are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
    • 30 minute Lunch Break
    • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
    • Closing date of advertisement 07.12.18 @ 5pm
    • Start Date for role is immediate after relevant checks

    The Next Steps:

    • Contact our healthcare team on 02825648477
    • Text code SUP-BCL and YOUR NAME to 07714676142 to receive a call back from our experienced healthcare consultants
    • Email your cv to

    If you like the idea of making a difference to people’s lives and would like to expand your career in the Healthcare sector and work for one of Northern Irelands leading provider of Healthcare Staff then please contact the team that always ticks the boxes.

    First Choice is an equal opportunities employer

    Band 5 Occupational Therapist – Antrim area

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