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Occupational Therapist




Woodland View, Showell Lane, Meriden, Coventry, CV7 7HZ

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





Job Advert - Division Information


Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.



Job Advert Location Description

Woodlands View is a 31 bedded locked rehabilitation and recovery service for men requiring a positive environment to stabilise the symptoms of mental illness, and develop positive self-management and independent skills for a successful discharge into the community.

Job Advert Role Description

To manage patients using evidence based and patient centred principles to assess, plan, implement
and evaluate interventions, which provide patients with the confidence, skills and coping strategies
required for independent living.

Key Accountabilities

1. Manages and co-ordinates the implementation of individual treatment plans for occupational
therapy services ensuring treatments, activities and interventions are delivered through
effective application and communication.
2. Receives and responds promptly to referrals undertaking patient assessments to identify and
prioritise patient needs before planning and delivering the appropriate and relevant
interventions either on an individual or group basis. Maintains accurate and timely records
detailing each patients rehabilitation / progress.
3. Ensures the effective and efficient management of more junior staff.
4. Maintains and develops close working relationships with professional and clinical colleagues
within the multi-disciplinary team, ensuring clinical practice is in line with Priory policies and
procedures and complies with statutory regulations and quality standards.
5. Contributes to business growth by actively promoting priory therapy services in line with the
local units’ business plan.
6. Maintains effective communication links with patients, relatives, carers, and purchasers
throughout the patient’s rehabilitation.

Division DBS info

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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.

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