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Senior Occupational Therapist

Reference

PRI39578

Location

Kemple View, Longsight Road, Langho, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB6 8AD

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£35,800.63

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

The Therapy Services at Kemple View aim to provide bespoke and individualised treatment pathways for male patients with complex mental health, recovery needs and risk profiles. Therapy Services include Psychology, Social Work, Occupational Therapy and education, in both our Low Secure and Rehabilitation and Recovery settings. Therapy services staff work together as part of identified Multi-Disciplinary Teams with our nursing and medical colleagues, using positive psychology approaches with patients that aim to motivate, engage, develop and practice skills to achieve life goals and promote long term change to progress through the identified care pathways.

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Occupational Therapist to join our team and help lead the further development of our  "outstanding" service. Working alongside an established team of experienced Occupational Therapists and Technical Instructors, this role will enable the successful applicant to continue to develop their occupational therapy skills in core areas: there are extensive on site facilities and links with the community. Successful applicants will continue to get opportunities to develop their speciailist knowledge of occupational therapy as applied with patients with mental illnesses, personality disorders, significant physical health impairments and cognitive impairments.

 

You would also have the opportunity to work closely with the Psychology and Social Work departments, as part of the wider work of Therapy Services.

Division DBS info

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.

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

Closing Date

31/08/2020