Occupational Therapist

Website Life Healthcare

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of uncompromising quality care in line with Company Strategic Objectives and applicable Health Legislation. As a Locum you may be called upon for a few hours per day on an ongoing basis or for a full day when our permanent staff are on annual leave.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Educate patients and their families about the patient’s condition
  • Promote and maintain sound and productive relationships with referral sources and stakeholders in the field of Rehabilitation.
  • Contribute to weekly team and family meetings
  • Keep accurate and timeous records and reports
  • Effectively respond to queries and handle them accordingly
  • Assess all patients’ seating needs and recommend appropriate assistive devices
  • Attend and contribute towards Continuous Professional Development activities of the unit

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in hospital-based multi-disciplinary rehabilitation would be an advantage
  • Basic/intermediate seating and spasticity management an advantage
  • Pass Verification assessment (i.e. Criminal check, etc.)
  • B degree in Occupational Therapy and current HPCSA registration
  • Special interest in the treatment of adults with neurological disorders, NDT training would be an advantage

Job Details:

Company: Life Healthcare

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

To apply for this job please visit www.lifehealthcare.co.za.

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