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SLA05795 - Occupational Therapist - DFF

SLA05795 - Occupational Therapist - DFF

Posted 18 June by South Lanarkshire Council
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Job Description

South Lanarkshire Council are recruiting for Occupational Therapists for the community team based within the Health and Social Care Partnership. The successful candidate(s) will undertake assessments for those experiencing disability because of physical and or sensory impairments. The successful applicant(s) will need to demonstrate the ability to work efficiently and flexibly with people, carers and other services. This is required to ensure positive outcomes are achieved in a timely and responsive manner.

The successful candidate(s) will hold a Diploma from the College of Occupational Therapists, a BSc or higher degree in Occupational Therapy and be registered with the Health Professions Council.


Candidates should be able to detail any gaps in employment and provide a foreign police check where applicable for any periods living or working abroad.

Delivering aFairerFuture – Under the Council’s positive action programme, applications for this post are particularly encouraged from male applicants.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act, 2007.  Therefore, it is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with protected adults. 

Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check, prior to a formal offer of employment being made by South Lanarkshire Council.

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South Lanarkshire Council are Equal Opportunities employees and encourage applications from all members of the community.   As a user of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum competency/behaviour requirements for the position

Reference: 38133664

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