Band 6 Occupational Therapist - Mental Health

Recruiter
Healthier Recruitment Limited
Location
Surrey
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
THE ROLE: Manage a defined caseload of clients with complex needs, using evidence based/client centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions Work alongside a Senior Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapy Assistant and Head of Therapies who will assist you in your day to day duties, including therapeutic activity Deliver a clinical service for a complex client group, using a range of skills and knowledge in assessment and intervention methods within a coherent framework Provide support to a dedicated care and support team under supervision of the Senior Occupational Therapist, in order to facilitate optimal engagement with patients and to maximise their development of independent living skills THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE: A degree / postgraduate diploma (or equivalent) in Occupational Therapy, registration with the Health Care Professions Council and a member of the Royal College of Occupational Therapy Currently operating as a Specialist OT (Band 6) / or equivalent Any experience in the field of adult male / female mental health is preferred An understanding of Occupational Therapy process and interventions The ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team A good understanding of core Occupational Therapy skills and the motivation to keep up-to-date with current best practice in OT Excellent communication / time management skills REWARDS: o Salary up to £35,000 depending on experience o Company pension scheme o Free life assurance o A comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre o Paid leave for your birthday and anniversary of joining the company o Subsidised meals o CPD opportunities o Expert clinical supervision and peer support o Opportunity to undertake further learning and development opportunities At Healthier Recruitment we are dedicated in finding our candidates their ideal roles. We go above and beyond the basic requirements of our candidates to find roles that not only match their overall package expectations but provide them with an opportunity to secure a position that offers personal fulfilment and the potential to develop within an organisation that shares similar visions and values. Each and every candidate we work with is different, and therefore we take the time to get to know you and explore the potential career options that suit you best to ensure that your transition into a new role is both a smooth, stress free and enjoyable experience.

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