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Occupational Therapy Assistant

Reference

PRI57140

Location

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

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£18,000

Hours

37.5

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

Job Advert Location 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.

Job Advert Role Description

The Occupational Therapy Assistant role involves working with the  OT+EVOS Service at Kneesworth House, to be actively involved in the day to day administration of the service with supervision from an Occupational Therapist.

The Service aim is to provide individualised opportunities for service users to maximise their independence through the medium of occupation to promote recovery and well-being.

The OT service offers 1:1 and groupwork sessions on ward, off ward & within the community.

The service offers hospital wide opportunities including: Shop, Library, Vocational sessions, Animal Care, Horticulture, Work Opportunity Roles, Social Club. 

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.

Job Description

OTA_Job_Description_2020.docm

Closing Date

28/01/2022