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Occupational Therapist - Adult Men Mental Health. Job in Crawley Care Jobs

Crawley, Sussex
Job Type
Full Time
20 Sep 2022
JustOT have an excellent opportunity with our client for a newly qualified Occupational Therapist to join their team. Job ref: J(phone number removed) Newly Qualified Occupational Therapist Job type: Permanent Salary: £27,500 + Benefits Location: Crawley / Charlwood Client Group: Adult men 18+ with a forensic background and enduring mental health illnesses such as personality disorder, substance misuse issues. If you want to feel valued and supported as you support people build a brighter future. Then keep reading. You will be working 37.5 hours a week at their Hospital, which is a large purpose-built medium-secure service with good facilities. Working alongside a multidisciplinary team, you will provide care and support for adult men 18+ with a forensic background and enduring mental health illnesses such as personality disorder, substance misuse issues and behaviours that challenge. Job Role: - Plan and implement individual and group interventions collaboratively with service users. - Actively implement evidence-based practice. - Maintain accurate patient records, including care notes, written reports and discharge summaries in accordance with hospital and professional standard. - Establish effective communication with patients and their cares, all staff and other agencies. - Implement and develop evidence-based therapeutic activities to aid mental health recovery - To fulfill a variety of duties and responsibilities associated with maintaining a caseload, 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. To be successful in this role, you will need: - Registered OT with Dip COT qualification or degree - Evidence of fieldwork and or employment within the Rehabilitation field of Psychiatry. - Member of British Association of Occupational Therapy - Strong knowledge of best practices within a similar setting In return they are offering: - Annual salary of £27,500 + Benefits - The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off! - Free meals and parking - Well being support and activities - Career development and training - Pension contribution - Life Insurance - Enhanced Maternity Package For more information, please contact Parul on (phone number removed)
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  • Job Reference: 717189075-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Employer: The Placement Group
    The Placement Group
  • Location: Crawley, Sussex
  • Salary: £27,500
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive Salary
  • Sector: Mental Health, Other
  • Job Type: Full Time