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Lead Occupational Therapist

Reference

PRI44115

Location

Priory Hospital Ticehurst, Ticehurst, Wadhurst, East Sussex, TN5 7HU

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

Up to £36,000

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

Centrally located with easy access to Tunbridge Wells, Hastings, Ashford and Maidstone, The Priory Hospital, Ticehurst House has 70 beds across 3 service lines: Adult Acute and young people’s wards (CAMHs).

We offer comprehensive inpatient and outpatient specialist mental health services for young people and adults in a safe and supportive environment.

Benefits include a competitive salary, a contributory pension scheme, supervision, career development and the generous range of Priory benefits many in line with the NHS. In addition to your annual leave you get a day off on your birthday and you will never have to search for a parking place.

We are currently looking for a Lead Occupational Therapist within our CAMHS service. The successful applicant will work as part of a committed multi-disciplinary team to manage and co-ordinate treatment plans in consultation with others, engage the patients on the units in helpful, therapeutic and meaningful activities and develop close working relationships with professional and clinical colleagues. You will also ensure effective management and development of more junior staff and maintain accurate records regarding the rehabilitation progress of the patients.

We are currently looking for a Lead Occupational Therapist within our CAMHS service. The successful applicant will work as part of a committed multi-disciplinary team to manage and co-ordinate treatment plans in consultation with others, engage the patients on the units in helpful, therapeutic and meaningful activities and develop close working relationships with professional and clinical colleagues. You will also ensure effective management and development of more junior staff and maintain accurate records regarding the rehabilitation progress of the patients.
Successful candidates will need to be an HCPC registered Occupational Therapist.

If you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, work well in a team, enjoy working with client groups both individually and in groups with a range of complex presentations in an inpatient setting and would like to join us here at Priory Ticehurst Hospital - we invite you to apply.

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

31/05/2021