Clinical - HCPC

Lead Occupational Therapist – Mental Health Hospital -Adults

Lead Occupational Therapist
Mental Health Hospital – Male & Female
Full-Time, Mon – Fri, 37.5 Hours
£43,000 – £50,000 DOE + Fantastic Company Benefits
Enfield, North London

Are you an HCPC registered OT passionate about Mental Health?
Are you wanting to work for someone who promotes your development?
Then this may be the opportunity for you!

Overview:
Compass Associates is pleased to be collaborating with a leading provider of mental health support in the UK, including rehabilitation, acute, PICU and secure facilities. They are seeking a Lead Occupational Therapist to deliver therapy and oversee the OT department at their well-established and medium secure, inpatient mental health hospital.

This exceptional service is committed to delivering round-the-clock therapy and care, prioritising a recovery approach through collaborative working. With this in mind, you will be joining a diverse multidisciplinary team of professionals including other Occupational Therapists and OT Assistants, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, and Social Workers as well as the Nursing and Healthcare Assistant teams. They are all dedicated to the assessment and treatment of a variety psychoses and disorders.

The site you will be joining boasts 53 modern beds, split across 4 wards – acute, low security and two medium secure units. In order to help the service provide specialised and evidence-based treatment that are proven to help tackle the issues faced by its service users, we are working in partnership to headhunt for a Lead Occupational Therapist, who will line manager the OT Team, conduct observations and assessments, as well as plan, implement and evaluate treatment plans.

Location:
This mental health rehabilitation service is located in Enfield, North London; and is commutable from Stevenage, Bishop’s Stortford, Chelmsford, Brentwood, Rainham, Whitechapel, Ealing, Wembley, Watford and other surrounding towns and villages.

Criteria:
– HCPC Registered Occupational Therapist
– 1 years’ experience in any mental health setting (ideally inpatient)
– Management experience

Shift Pattern:
As a full-time Lead Occupational Therapist, you will be expected to work an average of 37.5 hours per week: Mon – Fri 09:00 – 17:00.

Interview Process:
This will be a one-stage process carried out in person, but our client is more than happy to facilitate initial phone calls / virtual conversations to discuss the role in further detail.

Salary and Benefits:
This Lead Occupational Therapist position pays between £43,000 and £50,000, but is flexible depending on experience and qualifications, and includes an industry-leading benefit package as follows:

25 days’ annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
Career development & professional training
Prioritised Employee wellbeing events
An employee assistance programme
Benefits portal
Funded DBS

Contact Details:
To apply, or for more information and an informal confidential discussion please contact Lijani Cherry at 02394 211 143 or email [email protected].

Compass Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 John Lewis vouchers for each successful recommendation.

Specialist Care

Lijani Cherry (MREC CertRP)

Senior Consultant - Mental Health, Complex Care and Learning Disabilities

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