Recruitment Enquiries: 0116 240 8692

Lead Occupational Therapist - Secure Services




Kneesworth House, Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 5JP

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time




37.5 Per Week

Job Advert - Division Information



Job Advert Role Description

Kneesworth House is situated in Cambridgeshire (on the borders of Hertfordshire) with good commuting access to / from London. The hospital offers a full pathway of care including Acute, PICU, Medium, Low Secure, Locked Rehabilitation and Open Recovery wards situated across the site.

The Lead OT Role Secure Services will involve:

- To provide clinical leadership to offer a comprehensive Occupational Therapy service across site utilising an Occupational Therapy assessment & treatment model.

- To work as part of the multi-disciplinary team to allocated clinical caseload.

- To line manage staff within the OT Service.

- To lead on the planning & delivery of the OT service & activity programmes across services.

- To be involved in service recruitment and induction of new staff.

- To lead on service reviews and developments to improve quality of the service.

- To attend hospital wide forums to represent the OT Service.

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.


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