Occupational Therapist – eating disorders

Shire Healthcare are currently sourcing an Occupational Therapist for a permanent position based in Preston. This specialist hospital comprises of acute psychiatric units and an Eating Disorder unit to support service users with mental health needs.

Whilst the main area of focus for the successful Occupational Therapist will lie within the acute psychiatric wards, there will also be a requirement to support the Easting Disorder unit when required.

This is a part-time position at 22.5 hours per week. There is also an expectation to work 1 weekend day every fortnight.

The role:

  • Providing high-quality assessments
  • Working closely with the Therapy Manager to develop Therapeutic programmes for designated wards.
  • Working both autonomously as well as part of a multi-disciplinary team to provide patient centred care.
  • Providing high-quality assessments
  • Implementing a treatment programme in a recovery focused manner

The ideal Occupational Therapist:

  • Holds a relevant Diploma/Degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Registered with the HCPC
  • 2 years’ post-graduate experience (ideally)

If you feel as though this role is right for you, apply now!

Reference ID: 550

Part-time hours: 22.5 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £16,600.00 per year

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Occupational Therapy

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