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Occupational Therapist

Reference

PRI29841

Location

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

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Salary

Up to £33k DOE per annum pro rata

Hours

18.75

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

We are currently looking for an Occupational Therapist. The successful applicant will work as part of a committed multi-disciplinary team to manage and co-ordinate treatment plans in consultation with others, engage the patients on the units in helpful, therapeutic and meaningful activities and develop close working relationships with professional and clinical colleagues. You will also ensure effective management and development of more junior staff and maintain accurate records regarding the rehabilitation progress of the patients.

Successful candidates will hold a BSc in Occupational Therapy together with full BAOT membership.

If you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, work well in a team, enjoy working with client groups both individually and in groups with a range of complex presentations in an inpatient setting and would like to join us here at Priory Ticehurst Hospital - we invite you to apply.

Benefits include but not limited to a competitive salary plus child care vouchers, free car parking, a contributory pension scheme. You can even enjoy lunch with your colleagues in our highly subsidised staff restaurant.

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. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Occupational_Therapist.pdf

Closing Date

31/07/2019