Activity Coordinator
Ref: CYG11899


  • Location
  • Cygnet Harrogate, 23 Ripon Road, Harrogate, HG1 2JL
  • Salary
  • £18,058.71
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 30/11/2020
  • Give your career a positive change.

    This is an exciting opportunity for x2 full time Activity Coordinators to join a dynamic occupational therapy team based at Cygnet Hospital Harrogate, a long-established mental health hospital that provides an emergency admissions service across two acute wards.

    We have two full time (37.5 hours) vacancies to provide quality treatment as guided by the qualified Occupational Therapist for service users across the 2 wards. As part of our Occupational Therapy Team you will be working within an acute inpatient mental health setting.

    The shift patterns available are 12pm - 8pm rolling week:

    Position 1 is working Mon – Fri and then Tues - Sat alternate weeks

    Position 2 is working Sun - Thurs and then Mon - Fri alternate weeks.

    The Occupational Therapy team offers a supportive environment with a strong emphasis on training and further education.

     

    We are looking for an individual who is:-

    • Passionate about occupation and its role in mental health.
    • Able and willing to work flexibly, to meet the needs of the service
    • Passionate about working with this client group
    • Has a good understanding of acute services

    You will be supported in your personal and professional development via clinical supervision, training and other Continuing Professional Development opportunities.

    Responsibilities of the post

    • Assist in the delivery of purposeful and meaningful occupations in group settings.
    • Monitor the patients and understand their health issues and requirements and make sure that they are provided necessary support.
    • Help patients in working through the rehabilitative interventions as directed by the occupational therapist.
    • To produce and maintain clear and accurate clinical documentation.

     

    In return we’ll offer you:

    • Group Pension
    • NHS Staff Discounts
    • Enhanced Maternity
    • Free Health Cash Plan
    • Employee Referral Scheme
    • 24 Hours Free GP Helpline
    • Discounted Gym Membership
    • Cycle To Work Scheme
    • On-site Benefits
    • Free Mortgage Broker & Insurance Cover
    • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP
    • Free Eye Tests
    • Car Lease Discounts
    • Paid Life Assurance Company scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks


    Please Note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

    Ready to make a positive change? Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

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