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Occupational Therapist




Priory Hospital Hayes Grove, Kent, Prestons Road, Hayes, Bromley, BR2 7AS

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time


up to £30,000 per annum pro rata (depending on experience)


15 hours

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Hospital Hayes Grove is a private 46-bed acute psychiatric hospital for adults, located on the edge of London in Hayes, Kent.


The hospital provides care and treatment for patients with a wide range of mental health issues both as inpatients and day patients. Hayes Grove specialises in providing care for patients with acute mental health conditions, addiction issues - both drug and alcohol, and also has a specialist Eating Disorders unit and NHS acute service. The hospital is situated close to excellent transport links to central London, Croydon and Bromley areas and parking is available locally.


Priory is a leading and respected provider of behavioural care, with therapy being a key part of our service. We are looking for passionate, enthusiastic therapists across a range of modalities to join our team of highly experienced therapists, who are excited to see our therapy team grow and continue to deliver world-class care. At Priory, we can help you to flourish and work towards your career aspirations.

We are currently looking for a qualified Occupational Therapist (OT) to work with patients across our NHS acute and Eating Disorders units.


Applicants will be required to:


Carry out OT assessments to identify patient needs, before planning and delivering the appropriate interventions on either an individual or group basis.


Manage and co-ordinate individual OT treatment plans, facilitate groups and oversee the unit programmes.


Write up regular OT reports and attend multi-disciplinary meetings.


Develop close working relationships with professional and clinical colleagues, ensuring clinical practice is in line with Priory policies and procedures and complies with statutory regulations and quality standards.


Maintain effective communication links with patients, relatives and carers.


HCPC registration and previous experience of working with adults with mental health conditions is essential.


Good communication skills and a flexible approach are essential.


The successful candidate will gain a wealth of broad experience, have the opportunity to participate in further training, and make a real and tangible difference in people's lives.


In addition to the salary, we offer regular supervision, excellent working conditions and a range of benefits including training opportunities and a company pension scheme.


For an informal discussion about the role please contact


Priory Hayes Grove also offers a range of benefits including 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays pro rata, your birthday as an extra day annual leave, online benefits and cashback rewards, and subsidised meals. 

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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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