We are now recruiting for a part time (1 day per week) Occupational Therapist position in Meath, working with adults with developmental disorders and/ or intellectual disability.
The successful candidate will have the following key responsibilities:
-Assess the case history of patients.
-Devise and carry out appropriate assessments (e.g. functional, sensory, etc).
-Provide interventions to enable the individual engage in meaningful activities.
-Support with the development of the MDT.
-Work with other healthcare professionals such as nurses and speech & language therapists.
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
-Excellent interpersonal skills
-Good practical skills
-Ability to work in a team
-An inquiring and creative mind
-Problem –solving approach
-Experience in providing OT to individuals with intellectual disability.
-Experience and interest in sensory integration
-Membership of the AOTI
-Minimum 1 years’ experience working as an OT in the public or private sector
Healthcare Direct is a National Company delivering Occupational Therapy at the highest standards to extended care and step down facilities. Full professional clinical support and supervision and part of a dynamic wider Occupational Therapy team.
Please send your CV to Info@healthcaredirect.ie