Occupational Therapist - Augmentative & Alternative Team (AAC)

  • Salary: Competitive Salary dependent on experience (equivalent to Band 6 Agenda for Change)
  • Hours: Part-time - 2 days per week
  • Location: Hannahs Ivybridge

Application deadline: Monday 30 September

We are looking to recruit an experienced, enthusiastic and dynamic Occupational Therapist to work two days a week in the Augmentative and Alternative (AAC) Team. The team is a small, specialist multi-disciplinary team who carry out assessments and provide communication aid equipment to clients of all ages in Cornwall and Devon. The Occupational Therapist is always involved in the assessment and set up, focusing specifically on methods of access and positioning the communication aid. North Bristol NHS Trust commissions the service who in turn are commissioned by NHS England.

You would work alongside an experienced O.T and there is a larger supportive inter-disciplinary therapy team at Hannahs. We also link in with the experienced team at North Bristol Trust. There are opportunities for further training and continuing professional development

Applicants must have a relevant degree, excellent communication skills and be able to work effectively with other team members. Experience of working with complex disability and communication difficulties is preferable but not essential. A car driver is essential for this role.

• Full induction training
• Ongoing training and development
• 32 days annual leave entitlement, including bank holidays (pro rata for part-time hours)
• Progression opportunities
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Free Parking
• Subsidised staff lunches, made fresh onsite
• Employee recognition scheme

Please contact the HR department on Tel: 01752 898182 for further information regarding our recruitment process or to request a hard copy of the application pack.