Therapy Coordinator / Assistant

Recruiter
Cygnet Healthcare
Location
West Bromwich
Posted
09 Aug 2018
Closes
07 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently seeking a Therapy Coordinator to join our team at Cygnet Heathers

Cygnet Heathers is a 20 bed service providing neuropsychiatric and neurodegenerative rehabilitation for men with mental health difficulties and acquired brain injury.Our focus is on creating an environment that engages our service users and sets the tone for recovery.

Cygnet Heathers has been designed and equipped with an all-integrated physical environment to aid our service user’s neurobehavioural rehabilitation process. Our specifically designed environment assists the men to manage visual, spatial and perceptual difficulties

.In this role you will:
• Deliver planned activities for patients under the direction of Occupational Therapy department and Multidisciplinary Team
• Contribute ideas, create and facilitate events and activities safely and support people to structure their time through meaningful activity
• Have involvement in the delivery of one to one and group interventions
• Implement individual care plans during activity sessions and take into account specific interests and opportunities to promote choice and independence

We are looking for people who have:

• Experience working within a care environment or equivalent
• Full UK Driving Licence is preferred• Some experience within a mental health setting is preferred
• An understanding of mental health diagnosis is important• A relevant healthcare qualification is desirable

In return we will offer:

• Increased hourly rate following successful completion of probation
• Company pension scheme
• Regular supervision by an Occupational Therapist
• Opportunities for CPD, training, development and research

Requirements:

The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and reference check and an offer of employment will be subject to successful clearance.

Are you looking for a new challenge where you can make a positive difference?
Click the link to apply.
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/82708335

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