Specialist Occupational Therapist

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Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
27090.00 - 27090.00 GBP Annual + GBP27090/annum GBP27,090 per annum
Posted
30 Aug 2017
Closes
27 Sep 2017
Function
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a dedicated and caring individual who is looking to join our multidisciplinary team at Sedgley as an Occupational Therapist?

If yes, this is the role for you! CAS Behavioural Health is one of the UKs largest providers of specialist adult services in mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities.

Sedgley House and Lodge in Wolverhampton, West Midlands are adult male mental health services which aim to promote the recovery of mental health issues. There are up to 34 patients across both services and we have a unique care programme in place aimed at providing better outcomes for patients, including patient-centred care plans that are determined by individual needs. We also have a therapy room where patients can engage in internet sessions, arts and crafts, creative writing and other psycho-educational groups.

Why join us?

Along with a salary in the region of GBP27,090 we offer a range of benefits to include: pension scheme, free staff meals, excellent training and development opportunities to include: full induction training, CPD opportunities, the opportunity to work with an onsite multidisciplinary team and attend Occupational Therapist meetings to help provide input and contribute to service development.

The Opportunity

As a Specialist Occupational Therapist (OT), you will work with a range of individuals with mental health and other complex needs to complete assessments which inform the planning and facilitation of therapeutic interventions appropriate to the clients needs, choices and interests.

To be responsible for delivering group and one to one sessions with the aim of supporting patients to undertake activities which aid their rehabilitation, develop independence and community-based skills. You will also provide support and development to the Junior Occupational Therapist and x4 Therapy Coordinators.

Candidate Profile

The successful candidate for this role will have a degree or a postgraduate diploma in Occupational Therapy, be registered with the HCPC and have experience as a Specialist Occupational Therapist or Band 6 equivalent. It is also preferred if you have worked with a similar client group.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative, resilient, forward thinking Occupational Therapist to join our team. Above all, you will be someone with exceptional communication skills along with a genuine desire to help others.

Requirements

The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and reference check and an offer of employment will be subject to successful clearance.

If you have specific questions about the role please contact Louise Chinnock (OT Service Lead): (url removed)

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can make a positive difference?

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