Occupational Therapist

Nottingham City Homes Limited
£28,203 to £30,480 per annum
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Occupational Therapist

£28,203 to £30,480 per annum

37 hours per week

Based at Willow View, The Woodlands, Radford, Nottingham, NG7 3QE

Ref:  NCH1501

Nottingham City Homes is an award-winning company that manages more than 27,000 homes across the city on behalf of Nottingham City Council. Our vision is to ‘create homes and places where people want to live'. All of our homes have reached the decent homes standard and, as part of our ‘Building a better Nottingham' programme, we are building hundreds of new council homes - the biggest programme of its kind for a generation. We're Investors in People Gold Company and are one of the country's Top 50 housing organisations.

We are looking for an experienced Occupational Therapist with an excellent understanding of equipment and adaptations in relation to promoting independence. The ideal candidate would have knowledge of Assistive Technology Services, including call handling equipment, as well as the ability to use professional knowledge and experience to contribute to the further development of the assistive technology service and associated care and support services within NCH.

This role would require you to carry out assessments in relation to disability and eligibility within current legislation and make recommendations regarding adjustment of social care packages. We would look to you to establish rapport and communicate effectively with citizens, colleagues and other professional agencies across a wide range of mediums.

In return we offer a diverse range of employee benefits, which include:

  • Generous discounts on health and lifestyle benefits.
  • A range of cut price travel passes, valid all over the city.
  • Childcare Vouchers.
  • Great holiday entitlement and bank holidays.
  • Deals on phones, lap tops, tablets and discounts on phone contracts.
  • Monthly promotional offers including discounts for Nottingham restaurants, cinema, retail stores and local events.
  • Local Government Pension Scheme

So join us and help make a real difference to people's lives, click on the apply link to visit our website.

Closing date: 20 October 2016 (12 Noon)

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please submit your CV and a personal statement in confidence, of no more than 2 sides of A4, explaining how you meet the job description and person specification to: recruitment@nottinghamcityhomes.org.uk. Please also include which role(s) you are interested in, on your personal statement. Please note, CV's on their own, will not be accepted, you MUST also include a personal statement.

We welcome applications from all sections of our diverse community.