Occupational Therapist – adult mental health

Shire Healthcare are currently supporting a specialist client with the recruitment of a full time, permanent Occupational Therapist who will be given the opportunity to help develop a new treatment pathway within the service. The client supports adults with Autism, mental health needs and learning disabilities within a locked hospital setting.

The role:

  • Developing and applying clinical skills in Sensory Integration for adults
  • Conducting standardised and non-standardised assessments, treatment planning, intervention and evaluation to maximise patient independence
  • Developing the Occupational Therapy service and the Therapeutic Services Team
  • Working collaboratively with the Multi-Disciplinary Team
  • Devising patient-centred treatment programmes
  • Completing discharge reports regarding patient progress whilst ensuring that recommendations for on-going work are highlighted
  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with external agencies

The successful candidate will be:

  • A qualified Occupational Therapist with relevant qualification
  • HCPC registered
  • Understanding of the needs of people with Autism, mental health and learning disabilities
  • Knowledgeable on risk assessment and management
  • Sensory Integration trained (desirable)

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity, apply below to discuss with one of our consultants!

Reference ID: 208

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £28,000.00-£40,000.00 per year

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Occupational Therapy

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