Occupational Therapist – mental health

An Occupational Therapist is currently required for a full time, permanent position based in Essex. The client supports adolescents with a variety of complex mental health presentations within an inpatient setting.

The client will consider both full and part time applicants and due to the nature of the setting, this is a term time only position.

Responsibilities of the Occupational Therapist:

  • Provide 1:1 assessments and treatment to service users
  • Work effectively within a fast paced, high intensity setting
  • Demonstrating excellent oral and written communication with external agencies and colleagues within the multi-disciplinary team
  • Providing assistance and consultation to the Lead Psychologist regarding therapeutic input
  • Managing individual treatment plans and activities for service users relating specifically to occupational therapy
  • Providing support and management to junior staff

The salary for this post is negotiable, dependant on experience.

If you are interested in discussing this exciting opportunity in more detail, please do apply ASAP.

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Reference ID: OT/ESS/176

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £30,000.00-£31,000.00 per year

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