Senior Occupational Therapist

 We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic individual to join a fantastic team.  As a qualified Senior Occupational Therapist you will have considerable relevant experience in a mental health setting, preferably within secure environments and work in a recovery focused way.

You will have a professional approach to your work – which should be both evidence based and embrace MDT team working, as well as awareness of current legislation influencing occupational therapy practice in a forensic setting.

The hospital is a highly specialist 112 bedded hospital where patients requiring medium security can maximise the value of therapeutic interventions available.  The patient group consists of men and women with /mental illness and/or personality disorder and men with mild to moderate learning disability / autistic spectrum disorder.

The successful candidate will be offered an excellent salary  of £28,223.43 per annum plus many other benefits

If successful, you will provide specialist interventions to an identified patient group using resources and facilities both within the hospital and also in the community for those patients with section 17 leave.  You will actively contribute to the on-going development of the service and engage in the regular practice development / CPD / reflective practice meetings.  You will use your experience of group work to assist in the delivery of the treatment group programmes.  You will be involved in the education of students from several universities, and be responsible for the regular formal supervision of junior staff.

Reference ID: 3472

For more information please call Brenda Little on 01216380567 or send your up to date CV to

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