Occupational Therapist / Manual Handling Practitioner

Crickets Lane Clinic

Adults Services

Occupational Therapist
36 Hours – Fixed Term to carry out a Specific Project
Salary: Grade H. Scale 29 – £32,029 to Scale 34 – £36,876 with a profession bar at SCP 31 **
Located at Crickets Lane Clinic, Ashton Under Lyne

This post is classified as being in a professional job category. As such the grade for the job has a professional grade development bar which employees can progress through subject to meeting the following criteria:
1. Relevant professional qualification for the job role at Level 6 or above, AND
2. Minimum of 2 years post qualification experience in the role, AND
3. Maintained membership of a regulated body where this is a requirement to practice in the role where applicable, AND
4. Professional standards practised to the highest expected level.

Manual Handling Practitioner
36 Hours – Fixed Term to carry out a Specific Project
Salary: Grade G. Scale 23 – £26,999 to Scale 28 – £31,371
Located at Crickets Lane Clinic, Ashton Under Lyne

The successful applicant will join a team of Manual Handlers and Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy assistants to support a project across Tameside which will seek to reduce the instances of multiple care staff. You will review existing best practice specifically related to single/reduced handling in order to provide safe manual handling activities associated with the provision of care and support.

You will support clients, providers and carers in the use of techniques and equipment to improve the experience of those receiving support which enhances dignity, choice and control by reducing the need for additional carers. This role requires a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual who has up to date knowledge and experience in moving and handling and maximising opportunities to reduce care support through the provision of equipment, assistive technology and use of safe moving and handling techniques. Additional training will be provided.

These positions require an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English in the person specification.

There are two positions available please indicate your preference on your application form.
For more information please contact Julie Seel on 0161 342 2972

REF No: DPT 240

Closing Date: 29th August 2019

 

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Senior Practitioner (Occupational Therapy)
Crickets Lane Clinic

Adults Services

Senior Practitioner (Occupational Therapy)

36 Hours – Fixed Term to carry out a Specific Project

Salary: Grade I. Scale 35 – £37,849 to Scale 39 – £41,675 with a professional bar at SCP 37**

Located at Crickets Lane Clinic, Ashton Under Lyne

** This post is classified as being in a professional job category. As such the grade for the job has a professional grade development bar which employees can progress through subject to meeting the following criteria:
1. Relevant professional qualification for the job role at Level 6 or above, AND
2. Minimum of 2 years post qualification experience in the role, AND
3. Maintained membership of a regulated body where this is a requirement to practice in the role where applicable, AND
4. Professional standards practised to the highest expected level.

The successful applicant will join the leadership team taking responsibility for professional leadership and development across the borough in relation to reduced handling. Your role will be to enhance professional capability and practice both internally and with external agencies and contribute to the development of safe manual handling practices across Tameside.

You will co-ordinate the reviews of all multi handling support across Tameside and in doing so will secure organisational and partnership wide change in approach to risk management, improving dignity through reduced numbers involved in delivering intimate personal care interventions.

You will work closely with the current manual handling Practitioners and OT’s to inform ongoing arrangements within the borough to deliver a sustainable approach to risk management. This role requires a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with excellent leadership qualities

These positions require an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English in the person specification.

There are two positions available please indicate your preference on your application form.
For more information please contact Julie Seel on 0161 342 2972

REF No: DPT 241

Closing Date: 29th August 2019

 

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Occupational Therapy Assistant
Crickets Lane Clinic

Adults Services

Occupational Therapy Assistant

36 Hours – Fixed Term to carry out a Specific Project

Salary: Grade F. Scale 17 – £23,836 to Scale 22 – £26,317

Located at Crickets Lane Clinic, Ashton Under Lyne

The successful applicants will join a team of Workers to support a project across Tameside which will seek to reduce the instances of multiple care staff. You will work with the supervision of the Senior practitioner and practitioners to review safe manual handling activities associated with the provision of care and support. You will work with the team to support clients, providers and carers in the use of techniques and equipment to improve the experience of those receiving support which enhances dignity, choice and control by reducing the need for a second carer.

The role will also require administration duties, which will include booking training liaising with product representatives and coordinating and organising professional meetings. This role requires a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual, who has ideally, but not essentially, undertaken recent moving and handling training.

This position requires an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English in the person specification

For more information please contact Julie Seel on 0161 342 2972

REF No: DPT 242
Closing Date: 29th August 2019

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Sports Coach
Active Tameside

LOVE WHAT YOU DO. DO WHAT YOU LOVE!

Active Tameside is a registered charity. We’re here to inspire people to live well and feel great! We aim to be the ‘go-to’ organisation to conquer inactivity and improve healthy life expectancy.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Sports Coach to join our successful Active Tameside Coaches in Schools team. The Active Tameside Coaches in Schools scheme operates in over 60 primary schools in Tameside and has been established for over 20 years. It prides itself in the delivery of high quality PE lessons and pupil attainment along with giving young people many opportunities to take part in after school sport & physical activity clubs.

As one of our Sports Coaches you will be responsible for the planning and delivery of high quality PE lessons linked to the PE national curriculum in local Tameside and High Peak schools as part of the Active Tameside coaches in schools education programme. You will assess children on a half termly basis to aid pupil development and attainment along with providing excellent customer service to all partner schools.

For an informal discussion on the vacancy please contact Andrew Dwyer (Head of Education and Sport) on 0161 393 2209.

In return we can offer you the opportunity to play a major role in the provision of an excellent service. Ongoing training and development will be provided.

Active Tameside is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and it is expected that all applicants will share this commitment. DBS checks will be carried out on successful candidates subject to post requirement.

For more information and how to apply please visit: https://www.activetameside.com/job/sports-coach/
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