Sanctuary Health is a leading recruitment agency and are currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Band 7 Personality Disorder Occupational Therapist to work in Milton Keynes on a part-time or full-time basis. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of Occupational Therapy and be registered with the HCPC.
The pay rate for this locum Personality Disorder Occupational Therapist job is £28.00 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an ongoing contract.
Conduct psychologically informed assessments, including assessment in relation to Personality Disorder pathway, of service-users referred to STT including appropriate use, interpretation, and integration of complex data from a variety of sources
Formulate, implement and evaluate therapy programmes across a range of complex problems with which service users present
Engage in clinical work that will involve working with individuals in intimate and emotionally intense individual and group sessions, where behaviour and communication might be unpredictable and challenging
Provide MBT group and individual evidence-based interventions
Facilitate 12-week psycho-education and 18-month MBT group evidence-based practice
Undertake risk assessment and risk management for all service-users in attendance within the service, including the protective and risk factors present in the network of significant relationships
Be able to provide crisis intervention to clients as and when indicated
Take a lead role in identifying safeguarding issues and be competent in demonstrating an understanding of safeguarding legislation & its implementation
Use highly developed communication skills and MBT competencies in working with people to understand their personal and often very sensitive difficulties and develop carefully tailored interventions
Exercise autonomous professional responsibility for the assessment and treatment of service users in line with the service
Requirements of the Personality Disorder Occupational Therapist:
Degree or equivalent within Occupational Therapy
HCPC registered as an Occupational Therapist
Recent NHS experience either pre or post-qualification
Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:
Free DBS and compliance service
Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
Your own dedicated consultant with extensive occupational therapy knowledge
Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
Clinical governance support
In house payroll system
An industry-leading shift booking system
Nationwide coverage including the Channel islands
This Personality Disorder Occupational Therapist job is advertised by Alex Blackwell; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.