Specialist Occupational Therapist - Adult Mental Health



Specialist Occupational Therapist - Adult Mental Health

Specialist Occupational Therapist - Adult Mental Health.

This post is for a key senior role within a multi-disciplinary Adult Community Mental Health Team. Essential to this post is an experienced Occupational Therapist who is confident with their core skills, has excellent verbal and written communication skills and a collaborative clinical style. Also required is a well-developed knowledge of care of adults with mental health problems and appropriate interventions. Responsibilities will include occupational therapy assessment and treatment for individuals and groups residing in the south of Glasgow, key worker to clients with complex mental health difficulties and participation in service developments. You will be responsible for making recommendations to facilitate safe and independent living, supporting clients with recovery through day structure including vocational rehabilitation, access to leisure, education and employability via individual and group work. You will undertake clinical and professional supervision of Occupational Therapy students and staff. You will receive professional support and supervision from the Lead Occupational Therapist, will gain access to appropriate training and maintain your continued professional development. It is essential you have a Diploma/Degree in Occupational Therapy with current HCPC registration.. The hours of this post will be worked Monday to Friday between the hours of 9am and 5pm, work pattern to be agreed. This is a fixed term post for 12 months.

Informal Contact Fiona Brown, Lead Occupational Therapist

Details on how to contact the Recruitment Service can be found within the Candidate Information Packs .

(Please note the salary is Pro Rata) for part time hours.

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