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Therapy Assistant
Ref: DAN04288

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  • Location
  • Wallace Hospital 119 Americanmuir Road, Dundee, DD3 9AG
  • Location
  • Dundee
  • Salary
  • 17,000 - 18,907
  • Hours
  • Part Time
  • What will the role envolve?

    The successful candidate will support and enhance the Speech and Language Therapy and Occupational Therapy input to service users within the Independent Services of the required region.

    You will work independently with service users to support the delivery of therapy interventions under the supervision and guidance of the Speech and Language Therapist (SLT) and Occupational Therapist (OT).  The post holder will provide practical support in the preparation for materials that may be required by the OT or SLT. 

    Please see job description attached for more information.

    Benefits include:

    • 20 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
    • Length of service awards
    • Fully paid comprehensive induction training for all new starters
    • Travel assistance to offsite training
    • Full Time, Part time and Bank opportunities available
    • Pension scheme
    • Paid DBS/PVG
    • Free on-site parking
    • Shopping and entertainment discount scheme (over 800 retailers)
    • Cycle to Work scheme
    • Childcare vouchers
    • Life Assurance
    • Employee assistance helpline


    If you are saying yes to the above, and you have an affinity with delivering quality care – we would welcome your application.

    If you would like to take on meaningful work, that allows you to improve the quality of life for someone under your care - we would welcome your application.

     

     

     

  • Location Information
  • Situated in a residential area of Dundee, Wallace Hospital provides assessment and intervention for up to ten people with learning disabilities and/or autistic spectrum disorder, as well as complex needs and behaviours. The team can also support those who have additional mental or physical health needs, as well as those who have been detained under the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act. People come to Wallace Hospital from a home environment, supported living or residential service due to an illness or a crisis in their life. They may also come following a stay at an NHS or other specialist learning disability service, including a secure service.

     

     

    All successful applicants will be required to become a member of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG) in respect of regulated work with protected adults and regulated work with children. A PVG certificate contains all unspent and certain spent conviction information. It also contains any other non-conviction information that the police or other

    government bodies think is relevant. Disclosure Scotland continually monitor PVG scheme members' records for vetting information including criminal convictions that may affect their suitability to work with vulnerable groups.

  • Closing date
  • 30/11/2018
  • Job Description
  • Therapist_Assistant_JD.docx

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