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Occupational Therapist

Job Reference: 425-A-19-28851

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Sapphire lodge
£30,401 - £37,267 per annum pro rata

The Becton Centre for Children and Young People is one of the largest providers of specialist Tier 4 CAMHS services in the UK. Our service includes outreach and in-patient provision for young people who present with emotional, behavioural and mental health difficulties. This vacancy is for Sapphire lodge which is a service for young people aged 13 – 18th birthday and has 14 in-patient beds.

There is a full multidisciplinary team including Medics, Nurses, Therapists, Teachers, Admin and Support Services who are committed to continued development and providing high quality care for all its service users and stakeholders. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual who would contribute to our dynamic multi disciplinary team. Please read the Job descriptions and person specification for further details. Essential Criteria: 1. Degree in Occupational Therapy and HCPC registration. 2. Post registration training/ experience relevant to CAMHS or Mental Health. 3. Post graduate training in Sensory integration. We will provide: 1. The opportunity to further enhance your self management and clinical skills 2. Regular managerial and clinical supervision 3. Training & Development 4. An ongoing commitment to developing all staff If you are interested in joining this developing service or would like further information about the Lodge, please contact: Melina Simmonite Clinical Nurse Manager on 0114 3053143 or Jo Gregg Interim Service Manager on 3053226

All communication throughout the application process will be via e-mail therefore please check your e-mail account and NHS Jobs account regularly. References are also requested by email (where possible). Therefore, to speed up the recruitment process please provide an email address for all referees when completing your application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If a DBS check is required for the post you are applying for any offer of employment will be provisional on a satisfactory DBS check being obtained.

In line with other NHS Organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region a successful candidate appointed into a post within this Trust will be required to pay the DBS check fee (£49). This is customarily payable over 4 months as a salary deduction once employed by the Trust. If you receive a conditional offer letter, complete your DBS application and later withdraw from the recruitment process, an invoice will be raised via the Trust's finance department to recoup the outlay.

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in accordance with the Equal Opportunities policy is committed to treating all individuals equally irrespective of age, race, social background, gender, sexual preference, colour, disability, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, religion or trade union membership.

Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancies earlier than originally stated, if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust do not reimburse any incurred interview expenses.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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

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