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Occupational Therapist

Posted 2 weeks ago

We have a fantastic opportunity for an occupation therapist to work in a mental health unit bases in a hospital setting in Craigavon

This role is full time Monday- Friday 37.5 hours per week for a 6 month contract

Salary £18.10 Per Hour

The successful candidate will work as an integral member of the ward multidisciplinary team to assess and provide personalised therapeutic programmes to support/enhance patients occupational functioning and provide recommendation for community living.

Day to Day Duties/ Responsibilities

  • The post will involve management of a caseload of adults with mental illness with complex needs and who may exhibit challenging behaviours
  • To assist with pre-discharge planning to the individuals community home and to work in partnership with community teams
  • Providing written reports, advice and recommendations as appropriate.

What We Need from You:

  • Bsc (Hons) or Dip COT in Occupational Therapy and have Health and Care
  • HCPC Registration
  • Hold a full and valid driver’s licence and access to a car
  • Willingness to undergo an Enhanced Access NI police check

What We Will Offer You:

  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday (pro rata)
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies



More Information

The Next Steps, How to Contact The Team That Ticks All The Boxes:

  • Contact Ella Milligan or Saoirse McCloskey on 02838316446
  • Send your CV to

First Choice is an equal opportunities employer

Occupational Therapist

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