Joburg hand therapy is looking for a part-time Occupational Therapist Locum, skilled in the field of hand therapy.

Patients managed include hand and upper limb related conditions/injuries seen at four different locations. These locations include Rosebank, Linksfield, Milpark and Modderfontein (Johannesburg).

The applicant will be required to drive between the different locations.

A Degree in Occupational Therapy as well as two years post-graduate experience and further training in hand therapy (i.e. the diploma in hand therapy) is required.

The applicant must be registered with HPCSA, OTASA, SASHT and have adequate medical insurance cover.

Duties and skills necessary include the following:
• Assessment of the patient: including objective assessment, subjective assessment, reading of X-rays and communication with relevant health care providers.
• Treatment of outpatients at the different locations with occasional inpatient rehabilitation.
• Communication between employers, surgeons, or other health care providers where necessary.
• Administration related to the patient including treatment notes, reports etc.

The post will commence on the 15th of August 2019.

This post will be available for one month, with the possibility of becoming a full-time permanent post.

Remuneration will depend on level of experience.

Please send your CV and a short introductory letter to admin@joburghandtherapy.co.za by 19 July 2019.

Should you not hear from us by the 2 August 2019, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.