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Priory Hospital Middleton St George, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 1TS

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£26,500 to £36,000


Full time and Part time available

Job Advert Role Description

We are currently looking to recruit Occupational Therapists to join our established department. 


This is an opportunity for full-time (37.5 hrs) and part time permanent roles with a salary of up to £36,000 per annum (depending upon experience and qualifications). The post holder must be qualified and be registered with the HCPC.


As an Occupational Therapist you will manage your own caseload as well as contributing to the Central Activity Programme which focuses on Vocational Rehabilitation.  You will also work as part of a Multi Disciplinary Team on a designated ward as well as the within the Occupational Therapy team.


The Model of Human Occupation is embedded into the service provided at Middleton St George, and OT’s utilise corresponding assessment tools accordingly. You will receive monthly clinical supervision as well as bi-monthly management supervision.


As well as this we would also like to offer you:


•  A competitive salary

•  Disclosure check cost coverage

•  Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•  25 days annual leave plus bank holidays rising with years' service

•  Birthday Holiday  - Your Birthday as an extra day’s annual leave

•  Free on-site parking

•  Complimentary Access to our on-site gymnasium

•  Online benefits and cashback rewards

•  SMART Childcare Vouchers

•  SMART Pension option

•  Local rewards and recognition programme open to all colleagues

•  Excellent staff break facilities in our bespoke new staff lounge


The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the required level from the Disclosure & Barring Service. 


To find out more about the role please contact Julie Hill, Head of Occupational Therapy, on 01325 333192 or visit our website to apply or for more information


Due to limits on sponsorship allocations, we are not currently in a position to offer sponsorship to new candidates for these roles, this remains under review.


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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services, Priory promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

Priory maintains that vaccination remains our very best line of defence against COVID-19 and believes that our colleagues working with vulnerable individuals have a professional duty to be vaccinated.  As part of our wider infection control efforts, and to meet our commissioner and customer requirements, we continue to record vaccination status for all colleagues and we therefore request that you disclose this information as part of your application. Your vaccination status will not affect any offer of employment and will be held in line with GDPR requirements.  We thank you for your understanding. 


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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