Occupational Therapy Job Summary:
I would like to make you aware of a job opportunity with the Regional Driving Assessment Centre (RDAC)…
Band 5 or 6 (pay according to level of experience)
4 days a week (30 hours)
Fixed term contract for 12 months with potential to extend this
To start: December 2017
Work base: Birmingham with some travel to other centres as required
The Regional Driving Assessment Centre (RDAC) are currently recruiting for a qualified Occupational Therapist (Part-time) to be involved with assessment and advice for people wishing to drive and/or access vehicles with various health problems and disabilities, working in conjunction with Approved Driving Instructors (ADIs). We also offer some paediatric services – child car seat clinic, Bugzi and Tryb4ufly. Our head office is in Birmingham with further office bases in Oxford and Hull, and outreach centres in Northampton, Leamington, Worcester, Cannock, Shrewsbury and Leicester (to open in April 2018). Your main office base would be Birmingham initially, with travel to complete assessments at some of our other centres. From April onwards, you will be based in Birmingham 2 days per week and Leicester for 2 days per week. You will have use of company vehicles for work related travel.
An induction period is provided with further training on the job. There will also be a mandatory post-graduate certificate in Driving Assessment and Outdoor Mobility to be completed within 5 years of employment. For further information please contact Clare Jones (Lead OT), email; firstname.lastname@example.org or call; 0121 359 4222 (Office hours 8.00am – 4.00pm). Please see our website for more detail on what work we do as a charity www.rdac.co.uk.
Please contact me directly to express your interest with a copy of your CV and detailing why you would like the post, along with relevant work experience. All applications to be received by Friday 27th October 2017. Interviews will likely take place in the first week of November.