Therapy Coordinator

Recruiter
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Barnsley
Posted
21 Mar 2019
Closes
17 Apr 2019
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Embrace a challenging new role full of the opportunities you need to grow your career.

We are currently seeking a Therapy Coordinator to join our team at Cygnet Oaks in Barnsley.

Cygnet Oaks is a 36 bed hospital specialising in high dependency inpatient rehabilitation for men. It provides state-of-the-art facilities and a multi-disciplinary treatment programme designed to assist service users with their return to independent living.

Cygnet Oaks is made up of two units and has dedicated occupational therapy space in both, including a gymnasium, music room, specialist arts and crafts rooms, and library and internet cafe. It also has three dedicated therapy kitchens to help with the development of service users’ daily living skills.

In this role you will:
• Deliver planned activities for patients under the direction of Occupational Therapy department and Multidisciplinary Team
• Contribute ideas, create and facilitate events and activities safely and support people to structure their time through meaningful activity
• Have involvement in the delivery of one to one and group interventions
• Implement individual care plans during activity sessions and take into account specific interests and opportunities to promote choice and independence

We are looking for people who have:
• Experience working within a care environment or equivalent
• Full UK Driving License is preferred
• Some experience within a mental health setting is preferred
• An understanding of mental health diagnosis is important
• A relevant healthcare qualification is desirable
In return we will offer:
• Increased hourly rate following successful completion of probation
• Company pension scheme
• Regular supervision by an Occupational Therapist
• Opportunities for CPD, training, development and research

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.

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can make a positive difference?
Click the link to apply.

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