Talbot Group: Basic Grade Occupational Therapist

Talbot Group

Basic Grade Occupational Therapist

Stamullen, Co. Meath

The Talbot Group are pleased to be accepting applications for the role of Basic Grade Occupational Therapist

Purpose and Location of Post

The Talbot Group provides a range of Disability Services and supports to people with complex needs including Intellectual Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Acquired Brain Injury and who may also have Mental Health difficulties. The purpose of this role is to provide direct clinical care, which encompasses Occupational Therapy assessment, treatment and management of assigned caseloads. Working in collaboration with other Multi-Disciplinary members and staff of the Talbot Group, the successful candidate will provide evidence-based assessment and intervention to service users in an environment which values and respects the individual and which fosters independence, personal development and social inclusion.

The post is based in Stamullen, Co. Meath. The Talbot Group also provides services in North County Dublin, Meath, Louth and Cavan

Essential Qualifications

Candidates must meet the following criteria on the closing date:

  • A recognised qualification in Occupational Therapy
    AND
  • Current registration with CORU

Essential Experience

  • Experience in the provision of occupation based intervention programmes
  • Be Innovative, Resourceful, Flexible and have excellent Communication, Interpersonal, Administrative and Time Management Skills
  • Full drivers licence and access to a car
  • Experience of working as part of a Multi-Disciplinary Clinical Team

Desirable Experience

  • Experience in person-centred planning, positive support planning or related areas
  • Experience in sensory integration intervention and post-graduate training in sensory integration
  • Experience of managing challenging behaviours
  • Experience of using outcome measures to review the efficacy of intervention
  • Experience of using functional assessment measures e.g. AMPS
  • Experience in seating assessment / prescription and post-graduate training in seating

Informal Enquiries

For informal enquiries, please contact Ms Clare Moore, Occupational Therapy Manager by email to clare@talbotgroup.ie or on 01-841 2660

As part of the recruitment process we will keep your application and the personal data contained therein for a period of 12 months. Please inform us when applying for a position with the Talbot Group if you do not wish to have your information retained for this period.

To apply for this position or to request a copy of the full job specification, please contact Amanda McKnight, HR – amandahr@talbotgroup.ie

Application Closing Date: 1st October 2021

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
15th Sep, 2021
Region
Stamullen, Co Meath
Expiry Date
1st Oct, 2021