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Occupational Therapist

Reference

PRI31380

Location

Priory Hospital Altrincham, Rappax Road, Manchester, WA15 0NU

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£26,565

Hours

37.5 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

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.
All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check for all successful applicants.

The Priory Hospital Altrincham is located in a beautifully appointed and tranquil part of Cheshire. With access to an on-site Doctor 24 hours a day, we ensure a safe and comfortable atmosphere at all times. Our senior consultant and therapist-led teams are also supported by 24 hour, expert nursing care. 

We are one of the UK’s leading centres for the treatment of depression, anxiety and addictions and we provide consultant and therapist-led treatments for 50 patients on an inpatient or outpatient basis.

The striking manor-style house which stands upon beautiful, landscaped grounds provides a peaceful and homely feel to the hospital, delivering the perfect environment for treatment.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time Occupational Therapist to join our dynamic and enthusiastic multi disciplinary team working across our adult and CAMHS inpatient services. We are ideally looking for someone with some experience of working with these client groups both individually and in groups with a range of complex presentations in an inpatient setting.

 

Applicants will be required to:

Provide consultation and assistance to the lead consultant regarding the therapeutic programme on the unit

Engage the patients on the unit in helpful, therapeutic and meaningful activity.

Manage and co-ordinate individual treatment plans for occupational therapy and activities

Provide 1:1 OT assessment and treatment

Develop close working relationships with professional and clinical colleagues ensuring clinical practice is in line with Priory policies and procedures and complies with statutory regulations and quality standards specifically regarding risk assessment.

Provide excellent oral and written communication and possess exceptional organisational skills.  For additional information please contact Karen Hamill or Debbie Garner, Therapy Services Managers on 0161 904 0050 ext 1619

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.

Closing Date

13/12/2019