Deputy Head of Occupational Therapy - Band 6/7

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for committed Deputy Head of Occupational Therapy to work in an exceptional private mental health hospital based in the Blackheath, London area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This is a private mental health hospital which provides inpatient low secure and PICU services for men with a mental health illness


*To be considered for this position you must hold a degree in Occupational Therapy and registered with the HCPC



As the Deputy Head of Occupational Therapy your key duties include:

  • You will provide direct clinical care which will encompass OT assessments, treatment and management of individuals within the service

  • Assess, implement and develop an OT treatment programme according to an individual's diagnosis and identified needs

  • Work within a multi-disciplinary team to drive forward programmes of recovery and rehabilitation

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • An advanced understanding of Occupational Therapy process/interventions and can take a “hands on” approach

  • Excellent communication, organisation and time management skills

  • Passionate about student education

  • Resilience and ability to manage service challenges

  • Experience in the field of adult mental health

The successful Deputy Head of Occupational Therapy will receive an excellent salary up to £50,000 per annum DOE.

This exciting position is a permanent full time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • Opportunities for CPD and to undertake further learning and development.

    For example: Leadership & Management, and Sensory Integration

  • Training days provided by highly experienced and renowned OT specialists

  • Expert clinical supervision and peer support

  • Monthly OT CPD meetings focused on skill and strategic service development

  • Company pension scheme; Life insurance and health plan

  • NHS Discount Cards & Blue Light Card

  • Free parking & meals on duty

  • Relocation packages offered

Reference ID: 6327

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV

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