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Occupational Therapist

Reference

PRI43019

Location

Priory Hospital Lickey Hills

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Salary

up to £30,000

Hours

37.5 hours per week

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

Priory Healthcare will be opening a new hospital set in the beautiful surroundings of Lickey Hills, to the south of Birmingham, in November 2020.  The hospital will provide services for both NHS and private patients, with a range of mental health conditions.

The service will comprise of 3 wards: a 10-bed adult Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (for adult men), a 12 bed adult Acute ward and a 12 bed Private Acute ward.  The service will take a multi-disciplinary approach to delivering personalised treatment programmes to our in-patients as well as offering a Private Outpatient service.

We are seeking an Occupational Therapist to work within our Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit at Lickey Hills.  Suitable candidates will have a degree in Occupational Therapy (MSc pre-registration or BSc) and registration with HCPC.  The role involves applying OT interventions 1-to-1 with patients and also leading group work, and experience of both is highly desired. 

This role includes undertaking formulation, risk assessment and positive risk management, and working with people with mental health difficulties.  

 Personal attributes needed include:

 

•           Demonstrate ability to resolve conflict

•           Reliable

•           Enthusiastic

•           Punctual

•           Self-motivated

•           Ability to work on own initiative

•           Engaging, open and honest

•           Personal resilience

This role offers the opportunity for the right candidate to work with a supportive, cohesive team of professionals.  

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.

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Job Description

Occupational_Therapist.pdf

Closing Date

30/11/2020