Therapy Coordinator

Recruiter
CAS Behavioural Health
Location
Colchester, Essex
Salary
15600.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CAS Behavioral Health provides high quality specialist healthcare to adults with a variety of diagnosis including; Mental Health, Learning Disability, Acquired Brain Injury, Autism and Personality Disorder. Our expert knowledge and highly dedicated care enables us to make a positive difference.

We are currently recruiting A Therapy Coordinator to work 40 hours per week at Fairview Hospital. The post holder will be based at our hospital in Colchester.

Salary/Benefits: £15,600 per annum, Pension Scheme, Training and development opportunities, cycle to work scheme, DBS paid for, clinical supervision, uniform, regular appraisals.
Site address: Boxted Road, Mle End, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5HF

Fairview is a place where individuals with learning disabilities can thrive. What sets us apart in addition to our clinical approach is our clear care pathway, which is designed with progress in mind.
People’s care and therapeutic goals are supported by our pioneering Active Care™ Learning Disability model. Developed by our in-house multi-disciplinary team, Active Care™ Learning Disability model facilitates step-by-step objectives that cross all areas of an individuals’ psychological and behavioural development.
We are seeking a dynamic individual to work with our patients promoting positive environments to assist in the rehabilitation process. Our goal is to build the living skills, insight, education and confidence required to assist our patients to return to the community.

Job Role
In this role you will;
• Build professional relationships with the clients and other staff at your establishment and throughout the company
• Do everything possible to maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment to live and work in, this will involve domestic duties
• Learn about our individual's specific needs and help meet those needs in the most appropriate way following all policies and procedures
• Devise and implement activities appropriate to the patient needs
• Contribute towards the assessment and treatment of individual’s function and wellbeing as directed by the Occupational Therapist
• Produce electronic reports on patient progress
• Manage a caseload of patients under the supervision of Occupational Therapists
• Increase patient’s independence

Candidate Profile
We’re looking for people who have:
• Awareness of the general health, safety and welfare of the clients
• Awareness of what equal opportunities and discrimination are and how it can be prevented
• Awareness of what effective teamwork is
• Ability to follow a work pattern and attend work punctually and reliably
• Ability to participate in training and development to enable the job to be done to the required standard
• Have basic computer skills
• Previous experience in a care setting
We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the people within our care. All candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and reference check and an offer of employment will be subject to successful clearance.

Do you want to make a positive difference? Click ‘apply’ now. We Can't wait to hear from you!