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Mental Health Occupational Therapist




Priory Hospital Nottingham, Ransom Road, Nottingham, NG3 5GS

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Fixed Term - Part Time


Up to £27,060.00 (dependant upon experience)


22.5 - 30 per week

Job Advert Role Description

The Priory Hospital Nottingham is a 14 bedded unit which provides inpatient treatment for NHS patients with acute mental health issues. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our existing staff team on a fixed term 12 month basis covering Maternity Leave.  We have recently been awarded 'Outstanding' in our last CQC Inspection and have also recently achieved the AIMS award.

We are currently looking for a Mental Health Occupational Therapist to co-ordinate our inpatient programme.


The ideal candidate will be an experienced Occupational Therapist with a BSc in Occupational Therapy, RCOT membership and be HCPC registered.


There will be a requirement to work with patients on a one-to-one basis, and in groups. 


To be professionally and legally responsible for all aspects of own work, ensuring a high standard of patient centred care for the service users under your management.


To undertake a range of assessments and outcome measures which have a focus on the recovery pathway.  


Being an effective team member with excellent written and verbal communication skills.


As a member of the Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT) contributing to risk assessments, attend ward rounds and CPA meetings where you will feedback on service users' progress.


The role will also involve Line Management responsibility for an Activities Co-ordinator. 


To invest in our staff we offer career pathways and wide CPD options including leadership and management courses.


A tour of the site and a chance to meet the team can always be accommodated following the interview, if required.

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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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