Occupational Therapist

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for Occupational Therapists for contract positions within HSE hospitals across Ireland.

Please forward your CV to daniel.bunici@headhuntinternational.com


Job Specification:

The Occupational Therapist will be responsible for the provision of a high quality, person-centred Occupational Therapy service to a designated clinical area(s) and will carry out clinical and educational duties as assigned by the Senior Occupational Therapist / Occupational Therapist Manager.


Information on Employing Authority/Service:

Ireland East Hospital Group (IEHG), with its Academic Partner University College Dublin (UCD), is the largest and most diverse hospital group in terms of populations, budget, staffing, number of hospitals, geographical spread and number of Community Healthcare Organisations. IEHG aims to deliver consistently high quality safe care, while transforming and integrating clinical services across the 11 hospitals in the Group to meet the needs of the people we serve.


Requirements:

(A) Statutory Registration, Professional Qualifications, Experience, etc.

Candidates for appointment must:

(1) Be registered, or be eligible for registration, on the Occupational Therapists Register maintained by the Occupational Therapists Registration Board at CORU.

AND

(2) Candidates must have the requisite knowledge and ability (including a high standard of suitability and professional ability) for the proper discharge of the duties of the office.

AND

(3) Provide proof of Statutory Registration on the Occupational Therapists Register maintained by the Occupational Therapists Registration Board at CORU before a contract of employment can be issued.


(B) Annual Registration

(1) On appointment, practitioners must maintain annual registration on Occupational Therapists Register maintained by the Occupational Therapists Registration Board at CORU.

AND

(2) Practitioners must confirm annual registration with CORU to the HSE by way of the annual Patient Safety Assurance Certificate (PSAC).


(C) Health

A candidate for and any person holding the office must be fully competent and capable of undertaking the duties attached to the office and be in a state of health such as would indicate a reasonable prospect of ability to render regular and efficient service.


(D) Character

Each candidate for and any person holding the office must be of good character.