Ty Catrin, Dyfrig Road, Cardiff, CF5 5AD
Priory Group Division
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
37.5 hrs p/wk
Job Advert - Division Information

Providing quality, inspiring innovation and  delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients with mental health difficulties to receive a truly integrated and holistic approach to their treatment, regardless of complexity or severity, thanks to the knowledge and expertise of our multidisciplinary clinical teams.

Job Advert Location Description

Ty Catrin is a low secure mental illness and personality disorder service for men and women who require a medium-term placement and recovery-orientated specialist treatment in order to progress on their care pathway towards rehabilitation care. The facility is split into six wards along with semi-independent flats onsite.

Job Advert Role Description


To be responsible for the efficient and effective strategic and operational management of Sports Therapy Services, ensuring that it is managed within approved budgetary provision.

Ensure the provision of a high quality service and a programme of sporting/recreational activities, meeting the needs of the client group.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • In liaison with the Lead OT ensure the efficient running of the Sports Therapy Department through sound management of all human and material resources.
  • Co-ordinate and contribute to a range of sporting and related therapeutic activities across all units at Ty Catrin Hospital through the provision of a range of programmes that are client-centred and goal orientated including:
  • 1:1 sessions
  • Formal and informal groups


  • Staff Pension Scheme
  • Staff Healthcare Scheme
  • Life Assurance Plan
  • Free Meals on Duty
Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.