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Reference

PRI88370

Location

Priory Hospital Hemel Hempstead, Longcroft Lane, Felden, Hertfordshire, HP3 0BN

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Salary

£21,840

Hours

37.5

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Job Advert Location Description

The hospital provides a 38 bed Rehabilitation service for Adults (18+) with Enduring Mental Health problems (such as Schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder, Personality disorder, General Anxiety disorders), Challenging behaviour and some physical Health problems as a secondary diagnosis.

Job Advert Role Description

We are looking for an Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) to join our team. Our focus is on increasing independence, improving quality of life and promoting social inclusion for the service users in our care. As an OTA, you will be responsible for coordinating and implementing individual and group activities within the hospital and in the community. The role would require you to assist the occupational therapist to carry out assessments and interventions, formulate and run therapy programmes as well produce timely electronic reports.

Division DBS info

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. 

Disclosure

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.

Closing Date

29/02/2024