Occupational Therapist

A fantastic new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Occupational Therapist to work in an amazing hospital service based in the Atherton, Manchester area. As an Occupational Therapist you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers.

This service offers a range of care settings for male patients with personality disorder and/or mental illness. The purpose-built medium, low secure and rehabilitation wards, as well as a psychiatric intensive care unit (PICU) are all set within an 11-acre site with extensive woodland and landscaped areas.

As a Occupational Therapist your day to day duties include:
Plan and implement individual and group interventions collaboratively with patient/s.
Maintain accurate patient records, including care notes, written reports and discharge summaries following hospital and professional standards.
Establish effective communication with patients, staff and other agencies
Actively implement evidence-based practice
Actively ensuring regular clinical and managerial supervision
To fulfill a variety of duties and responsibilities associated with maintaining a caseload, with initial support from your supervisor and team, meeting the standards set in the Occupational Therapy department care-pathway while adhering to HPC regulations
Complete full assessments, plan, implement intervention and evaluate outcomes as per department care-pathway, enabling the patient in areas of self-maintenance, productivity, and leisure.

An ideal Occupational Therapist must have these skills as they are beneficial for this position:
Have good computer skills i.e. word-processing.
Is current with Occupational Therapy related information
Experience in working with Forensic patients
Preferably a member of the British Association of Occupational Therapy, and, if not, about to become a member
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in written and spoken word
Some understanding of various other O.T
Ability to build links with external agencies
Ability to build good working relationships with staff and clients
Ability to relate effectively with other disciplines
Registered with the Health Professional Council if post-graduation

The successful Occupational Therapist will receive an excellent annual salary of £25,000 - £26,000 pro rata. This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week. In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Pension contribution Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity Package
Retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.

To be considered for this position you must hold a Degree in Occupational Therapy, or be about to graduate
Reference ID: 4025
To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Lisa Halls on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to contact@jupiterrecruitment.co.uk

Job Vacancy listed by Jupiter Recruitment on 13th March 2020
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About Jupiter Recruitment
Jupiter Recruitment is the UK's leading permanent recruitment company. Our dedicated teams of experienced recruitment consultants have over 25 years of experience within the industry and are able to help you to find that perfect member of staff you have been looking for or that next career move you have been thinking... more
Job Details
Listed By : Agent
Sector : Healthcare, Medical & Dental
Salary/Wage : 25,000 - 26,000 pro rata
Type : Permanent
Status : Full-time
Location : M46
Start : ASAP
Job Reference : 4025
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