Occupational Therapist – adult mental health

One of Shire Healthcare’s clients are currently recruiting an Occupational Therapist for a part-time, permanent position. The role is based within a specialist mental health treatment hospital based in London and the successful Occupational Therapist will work on the acute adult mental health ward.

This is a full-time, permanent position (term-time only) although the client may consider part-time applicants.

The role:

  • Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating interventions through a patient centred approach
  • Providing patients with the skills, confidence and coping strategies required for independent living
  • Providing support and management to junior staff
  • Developing and maintaining strong working relationships with colleagues within the multi-disciplinary team and external agencies
  • Ensuring clinical practice is in line with company policies and that all procedures comply with quality standard and statutory regulations
  • Maintaining effective communication with carers, patients and relatives

The candidate:

  • Diploma or degree in Occupational Therapy
  • HCPC registration
  • Full BAOT membership
  • Experience of working with clients with a variety of mental health needs
  • Knowledge and understanding of risk assessment, management and safeguarding

Please apply below if you would like to discuss the role with a specialist consultant here at Shire!

Reference ID: 343

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £35,000.00 per year

Job Features

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Occupational Therapy

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