January 7, 2021

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

-Degree qualified

-Membership of the AOTI

-Minimum 1 years’ experience working as an OT in the public or private sector

-CORU registration


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 Ann Hanily at Healthcare Direct ann.hanily@healthcaredirect.ie

Orla Murray, Occupational Therapy Clinical Manager at Healthcare Direct orla.murray@healthcaredirect.ie