Occupational Therapist Ref:3005993

The Role
Liverpool City Council are looking to recruit an Occupational Therapist to work 35 hours on a 12 month fixed term basis to cover maternity leave within the team..

The Community Occupational Therapy team within Adult Social Care provides a dedicated set of services targeted at the most vulnerable members of the community.

The successful candidate will be required to assess adults in their own homes for equipment, minor adaptations and major adaptations, as well as signposting to partner agencies when appropriate.

The post holder will be required to provide support for our customers whoever they may be, we’re looking for exceptional people with a flair for putting people at their ease (including customers with sensory or mental impairments) to join us.

If you wish to find out more about the role, please contact Sharon Lewis on 0151 233 8202 or Nicola.Martyniak@liverpool.gov.uk

The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) offers a confidential checking service for transgender applicants. Please contact the sensitive applications team on 0151 676 1452 or email sensitive@dbs.gov.uk for more information.

Applicants must secure agreement for their release from their Line Manager before making any application for an Internal Secondment opportunity or before accepting an offer of appointment to a post on an internal secondment basis.

An employee may still apply for the opportunity without the express consent of his or her Line Manager and if successful in their application they will resign from his or her substantive post in order to take up the post on a fixed term contract basis. To be clear, in these circumstances an employee will be resigning from his/her substantive post in order to take up a fixed term offer and their contract of employment will be altered to this effect or the employee may decline the offer of the fixed term post.

Liverpool City Council is committed to having a workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and believe that the decision to appoint should be based upon whether an individual’s skills, experience, qualifications, and abilities make them the most suitable candidate for the role.

If you require any reasonable adjustments in line with the Equality Act 2010 such as the application form in a different format or additional time to complete your application, please contact the recruitment team on 0151 233 3003 or recruitment@liverpool.gov.uk
£38,890.00 - £43,857.00
Closing date
How to apply
Applicants to go to http://lccjobs.liverpool.gov.uk/details.aspx?nPostingId=6715&nPostingTargetId=74104&id=P1LFK026203F3VBQBV77VF6FT&LG=UK&mask=lccext or telephone 0151 233 3003.Please quote reference LCC03032

Coop UK Youth Endowment Fund seeks applications for grants

Coop UK's Youth Endowment Fund and #iwill Fund have come together to put young people’s voices at the heart of our shared mission to make communities safer, fairer places. The partnership is now looking for regional delivery partners to help recruit and support a...

read more

Take part in Liverpool Race Equality Taskforce’s survey

Young people – complete this survey and enter a prize draw. An online, confidential survey has been developed for young ethnic minority people aged between 11 and 18 years old to tell the taskforce about their experiences in the education system today. Everyone who...

read more

Supporting you through national lockdown

We want to reassure you that we are fully committed to supporting you to find employment during the coronavirus outbreak. And also helping employers with recruitment and staffing issues that may be affecting their business at this difficult time We have had to cease...

read more

Welcome to our new website

We decided our old site was looking a bit tired, so we’ve created a fresh, new look to take us into 2021. We also wanted to make it easier for job seekers and businesses to use and get the most out of site. So we’ve streamlined things to make it quicker for you to...

read more

Our Brilliant A – Z of 2020

Abbie, Ben, Chloe, Danielle, Eyad and Francesca.  Gerta, Helen, Ioannis, Joseph, Kirsty and Larisa.  Mohamed, N’Dira, Olivia, Paul, Qadar and Rebecca.  Rory, Sophie, Thomas, Uma, Vikki and Wilhelmina… These are just some of the people that we’ve helped...

read more