St Andrew’s Healthcare

Technical Instructor - Occupational Therapy (BB-15D53)

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Description:

This role will be based on our new ward opening June 2021 that will form part of an established and successful medium secure male service. We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Occupational Therapy Technical Instructor with an interest in working within Men’s Mental Health. Your duties will include supporting the existing therapy programme and contributing new ideas for both individual and group interventions to support patient recovery and wellbeing.

Under the support and guidance of a registered Occupational Therapist, you will use technical and creative skills to provide patient centred programmes of therapeutic activities, to enable an individual to achieve their goals. You will have the opportunity to undertake training to improve your knowledge and skills to enable you to develop in this OT TI role.

You should have:

  • An understanding of the role of Occupational Therapy
  • Good team working skills, sound communication skills
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • The ability to build a rapport with a challenging patient group
  • Organisational skills, an ability to take initiative and complete delegated tasks
  • Ability to lead therapeutic activity groups under supervision
  • You will have a positive, non-judgmental attitude and work well within a team
  • Creative skills
  • Our patients and your colleagues will expect you to live the St Andrew’s CARE values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence every single day.

    Rewards

    We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Pension
  • Sickness policy on par with the NHS
  • 35 days annual leave, increasing to 41 after 10 years' service
  • Life cover
  • Car lease scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Free parking
  • Paid DBS application
  • Access to free vocational qualifications
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