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Occupational Therapy Assistant Practicioner

Band 3

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Band 3
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Ysbyty Glan Clwyd
£18,813 to £20,795 per annum
23/06/2019 23:59

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB)  North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.


Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site today:


Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.



Mae cyfle cyffrous wedi codi i berson brwdfrydig a llawn cymhelliant i weithio o fewn y Tîm Therapi Galwedigaethol Strôc yn Ysbyty Glan Clwyd fel Gynorthwy-ydd Therapi Galwedigaethol Band 3. Mae'r swydd hon yn 37.5 awr yr wythnos ar sail parhoal.

Bydd yr ymgeisydd llwyddiannus yn gweithio ochr yn ochr â'r Therapyddion Galwedigaethol ac fel rhan o dîm amlddisgyblaethol strôc. Prif ffocws y rôl hon yw darparu rhaglenni adferiad strôc fel y cytunwyd gyda’r Therapydd Galwedigaethol i wneud y mwyaf o annibyniaeth a gweitho i fynd adraf o’r ysbyty. Bydd y rôl yn cynnwys cwblhau ymarfer gofal personol, ymarfer yn y gegin, therapi braich i wella’r defnydd, ac ymarfer symud a throsglwyddo a mynd gyda'r Therapydd Galwedigaethol ar ymweliadau cartref. Rhaid i ddeiliad y swydd cael sgiliau cyfathrebu ardderchog ac mae profiad strôc blaenorol yn ddymunol.

Bydd angen gwneud nifer o dasgau gweinyddol hefyd o ddydd i ddydd. Mae angen hyfedredd cyfrifiadurol gan fod y dogfennau yn electronig a bydd offer yn cael eu harchebu trwy system electronig hefyd.

Mae'r swydd hon yn rhan annatod o'r tîm ac yn hanfodol i gefnogi darpariaeth gwasanaeth Therapi Galwedigaethol a ddarperir i gleifion yn y gymuned.


Mae’r gallu i siarad Cymraeg yn ddelfrydol ar gyfer y swydd hon;  mae croeso i ymgeiswyr sy’n siarad Cymraeg a/neu Saesneg geisio am y swydd hon.


Dyddiad cau: 23/06/19


Ar gyfer manylion/pellach/ymweliadau arffurfiol cysylltwch: 

Beth Owen-Booth

01745 448788 ex 7938


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated person to work within the Stroke Occupational Therapy Team in Glan Clwyd Hospital as a Band 3 Occupational Therapy Assistant Practitioner. This post is 37.5 hours per week on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will be working alongside the Occupational Therapists and as part of the wider stroke multi-disciplinary team. The main focus of this role is delivering stroke rehabilitation programmes as agreed by the Occupational Therapist to maximise independence and facilitate hospital discharges. The role will include completing personal care practice, kitchen practise, upper limb therapy to improve function, mobility and transfer practice and accompanying the Occupational Therapist on home visits. The post holder must have excellent communication skills and previous stroke experience is desirable.

There will also be various administration tasks involved on a day to day basis. Computer proficiency is needed as documentation is electronic and equipment ordering is via an electronic system.

This post is an integral part of the team and is essential to support the delivery of the Occupational Therapy service provided to patients in this setting.


The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing Date: 23/06/19


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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Beth Owen-Booth

Lead Occupational Therapist in Stroke

01745 448788 ex 7938