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Occupational Therapist




Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Fixed Term - Part Time




30 hours per week

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.


Job Advert Location Description

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated Occupational Therapist to develop their skills and experience in a reputable hospital for effective mental health treatment. The role is divided between two well-established adult services: mixed acute and male rehabilitation & recovery.

Job Advert Role Description

This is a maternity cover from 22/07/2019 – 06/04/2020

Key Accountabilities:

•Implementation of individual treatment plans for Occupational Therapy services ensuring treatments, activities and interventions are delivered through effective application and communication.

•Under the supervision of the Senior Occupational Therapist receives and responds promptly to referrals undertaking patient assessments

•Identifies and prioritises 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 patient’s rehabilitation / progress.

•Ensures the effective and efficient management and supervision of Therapy Assistants.

•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.

Knowledge & Skills:

•Holds a BSc (Hons) in Occupational Therapy together with full RCOT membership and HCPC registration.

•Experience gained within a related clinical or therapeutic environment.

•Experience managing a caseload of service users with complex needs.

To discuss this role further, please contact Deborah Young (Professional Lead Occupational Therapist – Adult Services) on 0161 428 9511 ext 5194.

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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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