JustOT are looking for an OT to work with their client based in London
Permanent Occupational Therapist
Salary ££37,000 per annum (Dep on exp)
My established client based in central London private Hospital is looking for an Occupational Therapist. with over 30 years' experience in delivering specialised, evidence-based treatments in outpatient, day patient and inpatient settings. Our dedicated team of specialists are committed to the diagnosis and treatment of all types of mental health conditions, including eating disorders and addictions. My Client is looking for an Occupational Therapist to work with adults in mental health acute.
Role is to manage a caseload of patients with complex needs using evidence based/ patient centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions and to provide group and individual interventions for a designated caseload.
You will report to the General Psychiatry Lead Therapist oversight from Therapy Services Manager, Liaising with other therapists, nurses, consultants, and the wider MDT to provide a high standard of care. Scope of the role is to maintain duties, communication, quality , training & development, Health & safety.
Main duties are:
*To work collaboratively with the patients to identify and select an appropriate specialist intervention plan (group and individual treatments) which aim to achieve therapeutic goals, maximising functional ability and wellbeing and balancing the complex mental health needs
*To provide Occupational Therapy interventions as part of their in-patient care in the General Psychiatry inpatient service
*To apply a high level of understanding of the effects of complex mental health conditions and provide psychoeducation
*To work in close cooperation with other staff on the therapy department, and with the wider hospital, providing advice and support to other therapists, ward staff and consultant psychiatrists as appropriate
*To provide Occupational Therapy in settings most appropriate to the patient/activity e.g. ward, therapy area, community (working flexible hours if required)
*A BSc or diploma in Occupational Therapy
*Registered Occupational Therapist with Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
*Member of RCOT
A full JD available if interested in the position please contact Parul Patel, Senior consultant on :