We are seeking a committed and experienced Junior Occupational Therapist to join our client's busy team at their specialist Mental Health Unit. The facility is based in the leafy and comfortable small town of Steeton, West Yorkshire, in the beautiful Pennines.
This is a full-time role but our client is open to hearing from candidates seeking to negotiate a part-time hours opportunity; however, fixed hours cannot be guaranteed.
Our client is a major provider of UK mental health care; dedicated to patients’ health and wellbeing, offering a high standard of services, inspiring innovation, and providing programmes that are individually tailored to patients’ specific needs.
The successful candidate will support patients through activities and design personalised treatment programmes, with the aim of increasing service users' capacity to cope with difficult situations. Alongside a multidisciplinary team of psychologists, nurses and therapists, the OT will help deliver an integrated and holistic approach to mental health care.
Degree-qualified Occupational Therapist, with current valid HCPC registration.
A minimum of six months' post-registration experience in a Mental Health setting.
Up-to-date knowledge of the Mental Health Act.
In addition to the salary and excellent working conditions, the benefits of working for this company include:
- Company pension; including optional SMART/Salary Sacrifice Pension scheme.
- Up to 25 days annual leave plus Bank holidays
- A range of additional benefits using the salary sacrifice scheme, including Childcare Vouchers and reduced tax and NI on a car/bicycle, resulting in an overall increase in your take-home pay.
- A range of high street/online vouchers and gift cards.
Medic International-Allied Health is a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of qualified Allied Health Professionals. As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the complexity of the Occupational Therapist role places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Clinical Recruiting Managers.
We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions
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