Mental Health Occupational Therapist
Our client is currently looking for an experienced Mental Health Occupational Therapist on a permanent basis.
OT will be working as part of one of the UK's largest independent providers of mental health care, it is a fantastic place to build your career, with opportunities available across 14 specialist wards, offering a range of mental health services including specialist Deaf, Personality Disorder and Tier 4 CAMHS services. With a motivated and forward-thinking vision for the hospital, there is no better time to join the team. You'll be working in a friendly and supportive environment, with an absolute focus on providing the very best patient care.
The post-holder will work as a member of our established Occupational Therapy team, managing a defined caseload of clients with complex needs, using evidence based/client centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions. They will provide leadership to junior staff, through supervision and appraisal and participate in the planning, development and evaluation of Occupational Therapy services, holding responsibility for defined projects.
From you, we'll need evidence that you are educated to degree or diploma level and that you are a member of the Occupational Therapy Professional Body. You'll also need excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as the ability to work both autonomously and in a team. In return, we will provide you with on-going opportunities to hone new skills and further your career, as well as providing you with an environment where teams are supportive and supported.
Full HCPC registration
The right to work in the UK
Two recent references
Previous experience in this speciality and at this level
What can Athona offer you?
Excellent hourly rates, with prompt weekly payments
Fast-track registration process
Exclusivity to access jobs across all bands and specialities throughout the UK
A specialist and dedicated recruitment consultant
Occupational health and mandatory training support, alongside a financial contribution towards your CPD
Refer and earn reward of £200* per referral placed through Athona.
Athona Recruitment specialises in placing Audiology, Biomedical Science, Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Radiography, Sonography and Speech and Language Therapy candidates into suitable positions across the UK.