Occupational Therapist

Job description

We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate Occupational Therapist to join the Community Children department on a locum ADHOC basis. Based in Stockport, Manchester, this full-time position requires providing essential therapeutic interventions to children within the community setting.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducting occupational therapy assessments to evaluate children's needs and abilities.
  • Developing individualised treatment plans and goals in collaboration with clients, families, and other healthcare professionals.
  • Implementing evidence-based therapeutic interventions to improve children's functional abilities and independence in daily activities.
  • Providing ongoing monitoring and evaluation of therapy progress, adjusting treatment plans as necessary.
  • Collaborating with multidisciplinary teams to ensure holistic care and support for children and their families.
  • Maintaining accurate and up-to-date documentation, including assessment reports, progress notes, and treatment plans.
  • Participating in professional development activities to enhance clinical skills and knowledge.


  • HCPC registration as an Occupational Therapist.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Occupational Therapy from an accredited institution.
  • Experience working with children and adolescents in a healthcare or community setting is preferred.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage effectively with children, families, and colleagues.
  • Excellent organisational and time management abilities.
  • Commitment to providing client-centred care and promoting independence and well-being.
  • Valid driver's license and access to a vehicle for travel within the community.
  • Enhanced DBS dated within the last 12 months. On the update service? You could be fast tracked through our recruitment process today.
  • Willingness to complete an enhanced DBS if you do not currently hold one.


  • Department: Community - Children
  • Contract: Locum ADHOC - 9 am – 5 pm
  • Shift Pattern: 09:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Weekly Pay: Competitive rates via Umbrella
  • Pay Rate: £40 Per Hour (Therapy) + an additional £200 - £220 Per Assessment + Report
  • Mileage Payment: Get paid to explore - 0.45p per mile!

Working with Archer Resourcing

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Due the high demand of CV's received we are unable to respond to all applications. However, we may hold your CV on file and contact you for future suitable roles.

We also offer a £250 referral bonus should you know of anyone who may be interested.

Must be eligible to work in the U.K

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