Therapy Coordinator
Ref: CYG05889


  • Location
  • Cygnet Sedgley Lodge, Woodcross Street, Wolverhampton, WV14 9RT
  • Salary
  • £8.25 per hour new starter and £8.40 after probation is passed
  • Closing date
  • 23/07/2019
  • We are seeking a flexible, energetic, and enthusiastic individual with excellent motivational skills to join our team at Cygnet Sedgley Lodge.

    Cygnet Sedgley House and Cygnet Sedgley Lodge offer a 34 bed high dependency inpatient rehabilitation service for men with complex needs. The service is designed to provide an environment that promotes mental health recovery by focusing on space, personal privacy and dignity. Cygnet Sedgley Lodge, a 14 bed service that gives them increased independence, and a more outward-looking community-based programme. 

    In this role you will:

    Help Patients to socialise within the Hospital, providing a variety of activities, which cater for all tastes. Assist patients in accessing activities and identifying needs. Plan and implement five day rolling / individual programmes, as well as encouraging Patients to maintain pre-existing hobbies after discussion with Occupational Therapist. To prepare and maintain appropriate materials for activities. Encourage Staff, Relatives and Friends to participate in the Hospital's activities and to arrange Hospital visits as appropriate. Deliver planned activities for patients under the direction of Occupational Therapy department and Multidisciplinary Team. Contribute ideas, create and facilitate events and activities safely and support people to structure their time through meaningful activity

    We are looking for someone who has:

    • Good organisational skills e.g. can manage administration tasks alongside practical tasks to meet required deadlines  
    • Has relevant work experience in similar role
    •  Experience in an inpatient rehabilitation service preffered 

    In return we will offer:

    A high quality work environment with strong career progression opportunities within the region and nationally, including into management roles. Company pension scheme. Regular supervision from a qualified Occupational Therapist. Opportunities for CPD, training, development and research. Free meals on duty

    Requirements:

    The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS and reference check and an offer of employment will be subject to successful clearance.

    Cygnet Health Care

    Has been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

  • Job Description
  • CYGNET_THERAPY_CO_ORDINATOR_Job_Specification1_CAS.docx

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