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Band 6 Occupational Therapist

Job Description

Are you a qualified Occupational Therapist looking for a new challenge? Do you want to join an organisation that truly lives its values? Cygnet Hospital Stevenage are recruiting for a Band 6 Occupational Therapist to cover maternity leave.

As part of one of the UK’s leading independent providers of mental healthcare, Cygnet Hospital Stevenage is a fantastic place to take your career forward. Cygnet Hospital Stevenage is located just off J8 of the A1M, on the northern outskirts of Stevenage in Hertfordshire. The hospital is purpose built with 90 beds split into six wards that provide two separate care pathways for men and women from medium secure through low secure to locked services.

The successful candidate will work as an integral part of the established multi-disciplinary team, managing a caseload of patients with various clinical needs and considering the model of human occupation in the delivery of best practice occupational therapy services. Leadership for junior members of the team will be required. This post will primarily be based on our Male Medium Secure unit.

From you, we’ll need evidence that you are educated to degree or diploma level and that you are a member of the Occupational Therapy Professional Body. We are looking for a dynamic individual, who is committed to effectively engaging patients and providing quality care and support. The successful candidate must have previous experience working in a relevant setting, as well as exceptional communication skills. In return, we will provide you with on-going opportunities to hone new skills and further your career, as well as providing you with an environment where teams are supportive and supported.

Interviews for this post will be held on 31st October 2016.

Cygnet Health Care offers an excellent benefits package which includes annual bonus scheme contributory pension scheme, free life assurance, a comprehensive employee assistance programme and discount centre, childcare vouchers and paid birthday and anniversary of joining company leave. In addition we offer subsidised meals and free car parking where available.

For more information, please contact Kyla George, Lead Occupational Therapist, on  ( Phone number removed ) .

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