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Occupational Therapist

Reference

PRI30432

Location

Ellingham - Ellingham Hospital and school East Anglia,Ellingham Road, Attleborough, Norfolk NR17 1AE

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£25,000

Hours

37.5

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 Role Description

Ellingham hospital is a 44 bedded hospital offering assessment, treatment and rehabilitation. 

Cherry Oak ward is a low secure 10 bedded mixed unit and caters specifically to the needs of young people aged between 12 to 18 years old who are experiencing significant mental health difficulties and also demonstrate some level of functional impairment, which may be attributable to a learning disability, a neurodevelopmental diagnosis (e.g. autism, ADHD).

Woodlands is a 10 bedded adolescent mixed ward catering specifically for young people from 12 to 18 years old who are experiencing significant mental health difficulties and also demonstrate some level of functional impairment, which may be attributable to a learning disability, a neurodevelopmental diagnosis (e.g. autism, ADHD), or another neurological issue (e.g. brain injury).

Ellingham hospital is a 44 bedded hospital offering assessment, treatment and rehabilitation. 

 

Cherry Oak ward is a low secure 10 bedded mixed unit and caters specifically to the needs of young people aged between 12 to 18 years old who are experiencing significant mental health difficulties and also demonstrate some level of functional impairment, which may be attributable to a learning disability, a neurodevelopmental diagnosis (e.g. autism, ADHD).

 

Woodlands is a 10 bedded adolescent mixed ward catering specifically for young people from 12 to 18 years old who are experiencing significant mental health difficulties and also demonstrate some level of functional impairment, which may be attributable to a learning disability, a neurodevelopmental diagnosis (e.g. autism, ADHD), or another neurological issue (e.g. brain injury).

Redwood consists of 2 wards with a total of 24 beds for adults aged 18  and over with an acute mental health problems.

The hospital is supported by a robust multi-disciplinary team of professionals including psychiatrist, psychologist speech & language therapist, Occupational therapist, nurses, social worker and a family therapist.

There is also an Ofsted registered school on site supporting the young people with their education.

We are looking for a keen and resourceful Occupational Therapist to join our therapy team. The role is to be the named OT for the CAMHS ward’s, but with provision to support the Occupational Therapist where required.

Using the MOHO framework, you will undertake OT assessments, interventions and evaluations for a designated caseload. You will work closely with the other OT on site and form part of a multi-disciplinary team.

You will be able to facilitate a flexible programme of OT groups and individual interventions as part of our tiered integrated group programme.

You must have good personal organisational skills and accomplishment to lifelong learning.

You will have current HPC registration and full BAOT membership with evidence of Continuing Professional Development.

This role is mainly working between Mondays – Friday. You are also expected to work long days to accommodate evening groups within the hospital and occasional weekend provision.

This role would be suitable for those who are newly qualified.

Division DBS info

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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

31/10/2019