Senior Occupational Therapist

31000.00 - 33000.00 GBP Annual + GBP31000 - GBP33000/annum Excellent Benefits
21 Sep 2017
19 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a fantasic opportunity to join an established care provider as a Senior Occupational Therapist in London.

The hospital is a purpose-built psychiatric intensive care unit. The hospital provides a secure and safe, gender-specific environment for adults who have suffered an acute deterioration or relapse in their mental wellbeing.

As a Senior Occupational Therapist , your main duties will be:
• To work as part of multi-disciplinary team, contributing occupational therapy expertise to ensure we deliver outstanding assessment, care planning and support for the people in our care
• Participating in the provision of high therapeutic activities, using a wide range of approaches to suit the patients varying needs
• Assisting with the training of care staff and others in principles of occupational therapy, so that an understanding of occupational therapy underpins the work of the care team
• Encouraging independence and personal choice and help provide an environment which is conductive to patients with varied and complex needs

• Have a minimum BSc or recognised postgraduate diploma in Occupational Therapy
• Hold current HCPC registration
• Be able to develop and maintain good working relationships with colleagues, visitors, carers, members of the MDT and senior professional and managerial staff
• Have a person centred ethos, showing empathy and a desire to make a difference

Should you be interested in the position above, please contact Samuel at Optima Plus on (Apply online only)