Occupational Therapist Early Intervention In Psychosis

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

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Job summary

Provision of specialist Mental Health occupational therapy interventions, within a number of community based settings including working with the third sector.

The principles of recovery and enablement will be embedded within the delivery of interventions tailored to facilitate a safe and supportive environment on a group and 1:1 basis. The post holder is likely to face a broad range of scenarios requiring the use of both analytical and effective judgements. These may include defusing of conflict, address sensitive issues, managing distress, giving constructive feedback, inspiring and motivating and explaining complex technical information and education for service users and carers within the Early Intervention Service. The post holder will work as part of the multi-disciplinary team and contribute to service delivery through provision of occupational therapy specific and general mental health activities.

Main duties of the job

Please refer to the Occupational Therapist job description for a full list of duties and responsibilities.

About us

Employees, workers, and / or contractors will be expected to uphold the values of the Trust and exhibit the expected Trust behaviours aligned to the Trust's values. Individuals have a responsibility to ensure that they display the Trust values and behaviours in carrying out their job and that individuals feel able to challenge (or raise a challenge) when other colleagues' behaviours breach the spirit of Trust values.

Date posted

02 August 2022

Pay scheme

Agenda for change

Band

Band 6

Salary

£32,306 to £39,027 a year Per annum

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

285-8641-MH

Job locations

EIP Walsall, Canalside

Abbotts Street

Walsall

WS3 3AZ


Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the Occupational Therapist job description for a full list of duties and responsibilities.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the Occupational Therapist job description for a full list of duties and responsibilities.

Person Specification

Education

Essential

  • Degree or Diploma in Occupational Therapy
  • Evidence of registration with HCPC

Desirable

  • Post Graduate training relevant to Mental Health
Person Specification

Education

Essential

  • Degree or Diploma in Occupational Therapy
  • Evidence of registration with HCPC

Desirable

  • Post Graduate training relevant to Mental Health

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Additional information

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Address

EIP Walsall, Canalside

Abbotts Street

Walsall

WS3 3AZ


Employer's website

https://www.blackcountryhealthcare.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Address

EIP Walsall, Canalside

Abbotts Street

Walsall

WS3 3AZ


Employer's website

https://www.blackcountryhealthcare.nhs.uk/ (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Joint Service Manager

Laura Barney

laurabarney@nhs.net

07436021152

Date posted

02 August 2022

Pay scheme

Agenda for change

Band

Band 6

Salary

£32,306 to £39,027 a year Per annum

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

285-8641-MH

Job locations

EIP Walsall, Canalside

Abbotts Street

Walsall

WS3 3AZ


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