Ann Shearer

Clinical Manager / Occupational Therapist

Scotland / National

Ann, an occupational therapist who qualified in 2000, comes to Obair with considerable experience in Vocational Rehabilitation and Occupational Health. Ann’s skills and knowledge extend to working both in the private and public sectors within the UK, and she has specialist clinical experience in musculoskeletal, mental health and neurological conditions. Ann’s expertise includes assessment in the work setting, e.g. work site assessment, job demands analysis and ergonomics. Ann also has experience undertaking past and future care Medico-Legal assessments and is an accredited Matheson functional capacity evaluator.

Ann is committed to supporting the Obair Evaluators to further build a world class team using evidenced-based assessments and interventions with individuals, who due to injury, health condition or disability, are demonstrating restrictions in their functional or vocational capacity for work, enabling them to successfully retain or return to work.

Ann is an accredited functional capacity evaluator, and is a member of the British Association of Occupational Therapists and, the College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section for Work.