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Activity Coordinator

Reference

PRI28208

Location

Priory Hospital Ticehurst, Ticehurst, Wadhurst, East Sussex, TN5 7HU

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£17,011 + £1,701 location allowance per annum pro rata

Hours

22.5

Job Advert - Division Information

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU!!

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

Centrally located with easy access to Tunbridge Wells, Hastings, Ashford and Maidstone, The Priory Hospital, Ticehurst House has 70 beds across 3 service lines: Adult Acute and young peoples wards (CAMHs). We offer comprehensive inpatient and outpatient specialist mental health services for young people and adults in a safe and supportive environment. We have recently expanded our service with the addition of a newly purpose built 12 Bed Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU).

 

Providing quality, inspiring innovation and delivering value is what we set out to achieve at Priory Healthcare. Enabling our patients 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 Role Description

Our expanded Adult Wards require support to engage and facilitate meaning activities outside of the daytime Therapy programme. We are looking for someone compassionate, enthusiastic, creative and proactive to offer patients direct, group based contact with activities that offer safe stimulation and expression.

 

You will be working alongside qualified nurses and medical professionals so a passion  to work within a team-orientated culture and a drive to deliver values and evidenced based patient care is key.

 

 

We will offer a competitive salary plus generous enhancements of 20% for unsociable hours and evenings, 50%  on bank holidays and 30% overtime. Staff working on our new PICU will receive an additional allowance of £1,000 per annum. The role also boasts access to benefits within a Priory Group portal and an enticing company pension scheme. Benefits inlcude a competitive salary, additional location allowance, shift enhancements, a contributory pension scheme, supervision, career development, childcare vouchers, subsidised staff restuarant and free parking.

Division DBS info

We want to invest in you and your future! Find out about our career pathways:

https://www.priorycareerpathways.com/

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.

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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check for all successful applicants. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date

07/06/2019