Senior Occupational Therapist (Adult mental health)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Mental Health Occupational Therapists with a Positive, Compassionate and forward thinking attitude.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Highly Motivated Senior Occupational Therapist to join a Community Adult Mental Health team in Mullingar.

Medforce Recruitment are Looking for a Pro-active, Compassionate, Forward-thinking Senior Occupational Therapist to join a Community Adult Mental Health team in Mullingar.

Sucessful candidate You will join a friendly, strong and supportive team with excellent structures and supervision.

Your clinical work will involve taking a lead on working with service users with severe/complex mental health needs, using occupationally focussed evidence-based assessment and skills to provide therapeutic interventions.

You should have experience of working within an MDT and will need to be able to share and demonstrate specialist OT expertise and share this with the MDT.

Details

The Occupational Therapy service currently consists of an Occupational Therapy Manager, Senior and Staff Grade Occupational Therapists as well as Occupational Therapy Assistants working across the mental health services.

The post holder will work within a multidisciplinary team and provide Occupational Therapy assessment and intervention to service users within a designated clinical and geographical area. She/he will be responsible for supervision of a staff grade Occupational Therapist and development of the Adult Mental Health Occupational Therapy Service within their designated team. She/he will also work as a team member of the Occupational Therapy Service for Mullingar Community.

There will be support from a busy Occupational Therapy department with a wide range of experience and knowledge across general adult and speciality mental health services located in Dublin Southeast and Wicklow catchment areas. There will be opportunities and support for continuing professional development and career progression.

Contract

This is a Specified Purpose contract, fulltime role, Monday-Friday, 35 hour working week. Salary range €59,478-€70,500 per annum plus excellent HSE benefits.

Requirements

Contact

To discuss this role in detail please contact John Reid jreid@medforce.ie

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