Vacancy posted: Monday, 25 Jun 2012
Salary/Wage: Grade 9a, £30,581.64 - 34,931.44 per annum
Hours: 35 hours per week, job share considered
Location: Various locations in the Scottish Borders
Contract Duration: Temporary until 31 August 2013
Please note priority will be given to staff on the redeployment list.
You will work across the Borders area within the Intermediate Care units within the Short term assessment and reablement team ( START). This post will provide assessments of need, provision of equipment and treatment plans. The objectives of this role are to prevent unnecessary admission to hospital or support discharges from the BGH and Community hospitals. You will work closely with different professionals across both Health and Social Care and NHS Borders.The post holder will need to be flexible in their approach to developments in line with changes across these organisations. A professional occupational therapy qualification is an essential requirement of this post. For informal enquiries please contact Shona Cavers, Team Leader. Tel: 01896 826273.
Job Reference: SBO001617
Closing Date: 09-Jul-2012
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