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Occupational Therapist

Reference

PRI26237

Location

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

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

31,063.64

Hours

37.5

Job Advert - Division Information

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a recovery focused service.

 

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. 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

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.

 

Woodland View is a 31 bedded rehabilitation and recovery service for adult males. We offer 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 We have a dedicated Occupational Therapy service offering real working opportunities and pet therapy, amongst many other benefits within our monitored programme.

Job Advert Role Description

Role description

 

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

 

Competencies

 

  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
  3. Interventions either on an individual or group basis. Maintains accurate and timely records detailing each patients rehabilitation / progress.
  4. Ensures the effective and efficient management of more junior staff.
  5. 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.
  6. Contributes to business growth by actively promoting priory therapy services in line with the local units’ business plan.
  7. Maintains effective communication links with patients, relatives, carers, and purchasers throughout the patient’s rehabilitation.

 

 Benefits

 

At Woodland View you will have access to following:

 

  • The opportunity to be part of a focused MDT.
  • Access to the gym on site
  • Free meals
  • Free parking
  • Investment in CPD
  • Clinical supervision
  • Monthly staff appreciation days and much more.

 

Disclosure

 

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.

 

Closing Date

31/12/2019