Occupational Therapist (36hpw) across 5 working days.
Billingham Grange provides treatment and care for individuals experiencing enduring mental health illness and behaviour that may challenge. It is a 50-bedded Independent Hospital with three age and gender-specific wards. Our admission criteria is for working- age adults with enduring and progressive mental disorder, acquired brain injury, cognitive impairment, complex and challenging behaviour and forensic step-down.
The Billingham Grange provides treatment and care under the provision of the Mental Health Act, DoLS, or as an Informal Patient. Treatment and care pathways are formulated, delivered and reviewed by a highly skilled Multi-disciplinary Team.
The hospital currently has a CQC rating of 'Outstanding'!
We require a candidate with a Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy and who is registered with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC).
Experience of working in mental health settings is desirable.
Mentorship, additional on the job training (technical skills) and supervision to be provided by Senior Occupational Therapist.
This is a new and exciting role which will make a difference to the lives of individuals and groups of Patients in our Hospital. The job will include hybrid working meaning a mix of roles and responsibilities clubbed together. The candidate will fulfil the role of qualified Occupational Therapist and also play an active hands-on role in planning and delivering therapeutic activities on one Ward within the Hospital.
As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits would include:
• Free learning and development
• A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
• Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme
If you’d like to use your clinical and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care you’d expect for your loved ones, this is a rewarding and empowering place to be.