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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 16/04/2021.

Occupational Therapist

Job Reference: J265-1968

Employer:
Elysium Healthcare
Location:
Potters Bar
Salary:
£27,000 - £30,000 (DOE) + Benefits

As an Occupational Therapist, you change lives for the better. Join the multidisciplinary team in Potters Bar and help people build a brighter future. It's what delivering great healthcare should feel like.

You will be working at Potters Bar Clinic, where you will provide care for young people and adults with acute mental health needs and personality disorders in an established 24-hour care environment. The CAMHS Tier 4 Low Secure services are for young people aged 13–18.

As an Occupational Therapist, you will provide comprehensive initial occupational therapy assessments to support service users care plans. This will see you assist in designing and delivering tailored individual and group treatment plans.

Under the supervision of the Senior Occupational Therapist, you will plan and review ongoing occupational therapy treatment programmes and mental health assessments to support services' recovery.

With a strong emphasis on teamwork, you’ll receive support from a regional network of healthcare professionals and enjoy access to a variety of online and CPD training courses to support you reach your career goals.

This role involves:

  • Maintaining evaluation records of performance for individuals, providing verbal or written data for ward rounds, assessment review meetings and actively participate in the clinical discussion of service user's needs and the development of care plans
  • Attending and actively contributing to CPA’s/case review meetings, working collaboratively with Patient Care Team colleagues in the planning and delivery of service users’ treatment programmes

To be successful in this role:

  • Diploma/Degree in Occupational Therapy
  • HCPC registration
  • Driving Licence
  • Experience in working within mental health settings
  • Occupational Therapy assessment processes and report writing
  • Facilitating individual and group therapy

What you will get:

  • Annual salary of £27,000 - £30,000 (DOE)
  • 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

There is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.




Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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