Band 6 or 7 Occupational Therapist- Mental Health - Lancashire

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Are you an empathetic Occupational Therapist with a keen interest in mental health?

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Mental Health Occupational Therapist, to join our fantastic client’s inpatient service based in Lancashire. This vacancy is available to start as soon as possible, offering part-time hours per week for an ongoing period.

The appointed Therapist in post will be working within a male secure service, providing specialist assessment and treatment to patients with a range of moderate to complex mental health conditions. Previous experience in a similar environment is essential to be considered.

Duties will include:

  • Care-coordinating
  • Attending MDT meetings
  • Contribute to the holistic assessment of physical and mental wellbeing needs.
  • Assessment and intervention of individual patients needs and progress.
  • Treating patients for a range of moderate to complex mental health conditions
  • Working with other healthcare professionals

Skills and experience needed:

  • Previous experience within mental health
  • Previous experience working within the community
  • Relevant degree/qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • HCPC registration as an Occupational Therapist

What next?

If you are an Occupational Therapist that has excellent communication and rapport building skills and would like to create a positive change to those with mental health difficulties, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible.

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive salary
  • An individual induction on your role and expectations
  • A corporate induction on company policies and basic duties
  • Competitive annual leave
  • Continued Professional Development (CPD)
  • Childcare vouchers

Not for you but know the ideal Occupational Therapist?

If you are registered with Pulse and recommend a friend to us, you can earn £300 per recommendation, once they have worked over 200 hours*.

Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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