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Occupational Therapist Jobs in Bradford – England at Cygnet Health Care

Title: Occupational Therapist

Company: Cygnet Health Care

Location: Bradford – England

Type: Full Time, Part Time

Category: Healthcare, Social Work

Would you like to explore a more rewarding managerial and clinical challenge in Mental Health
-ASD Services? Are you ready to further develop your clinical skills and provide true occupational therapy intervention to 9 people? We want to recruit an exceptional OT to this post.

Post:  Occupational Therapist

Salary:  £26,000 pa- £45,000pa FTE (Depending on experience)

Job description

& supervision support provision would reflect the successful candidate experience. This post is open to newly qualified OTs with a view to Band 6 development pathway within 12 months. For those who are more experienced, there will be a leadership aspect in this role.

Base:  Adarna House

Step-down Service (Male Mental Health with a secondary diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder)

Responsible for:

Providing assessment and treatment of occupational dysfunction and enhancing social inclusion opportunities for each person within our care at Adarna House.

You willwork closely with the MDT and in particular the support workers on site.

Educationon support in engagement in purposeful and meaningful activities in activities of daily living and the community will be a priority for the post holder.

Hours:  40 hours per week (Part time considered)

Location:

Bradford, BD6 3DQ

With over 150 OTs in the company, we also work together as a large team providing support to each other across the group, with the opportunity to be part of specialist interest groups & become involved in service development.

We welcome a visit to our service from you for an informal discussion or alternatively, please contact Kay Bolton (Regional Director of Occupational Therapy) kaybolton.uk to arrange a call.

Overview of site:

Adarna House is a new 9 bed step-down service forming part of our ASD specialist pathway from Adarna Ward at Cygnet Wyke. The service will be delivered in a new therapeutic setting to focus on each person’s recovery pathway.

We have a full multidisciplinary team to support people with Mental Health & ASD needs, consolidate the skills required to prepare for further independent living. We will offer evidenced-based assessment and treatment interventions as recommended by NICE (National Institute for Health Care Excellence) for individuals with autism spectrum disorder, that focus on the differences of experience which falls under four main categories:

thinking differences, social differences, emotional differences and sensory and movement differences. This ensures that we provide high quality care to our service users, their families and carers. With the right support, our service users will be able to live a more fulfilling life.

5 reasons why you should make an application today…

We care about people in our services

Career pathway progression within the company to support your development and skills

You willhave regular clinical supervision

National networks of over 150 OTs in the Cygnet Group within different specialisms including Forensic Practice, LD and ASD, Acute mental health, PICU, and inpatient CAMHS

Low caseload number to support intensive OT focused interventions

The Successful Candidate should be/have:

A registered Occupational Therapist with the HCPC (Health Care Professions Council)

Experienced in the field of adult mental health and/or ASD

An understanding of Occupational Therapy process/interventions and can take a “hands on” approach

Excellent communication and time ma…

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