Occupational Therapist/ DBT Therapist
Full time: 37.5 Hours
Lakeside is a locked hospital providing assessment and treatment to individuals with Autism, Mental Health and Learning Disabilities. This service is in the process of developing new treatment pathways giving the opportunity for the successful applicant to contribute to a new and exciting service.
The fantastic opportunity has arisen for a proactive occupational therapist at Lakeside to shape and develop the future service.
We want passionate and innovative individuals to apply who want to be a forefront of leading and developing innovative services for people with Autism, Learning Disabilities and Mental Health problems.
We are looking for someone to join our existing therapies team, consisting of psychologists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists and an art therapist. This is an excellent opportunity for someone wishing to grow and develop professionally
As part of this role there is a fantastic opportunity to receive further training in; Sensory integration or Dialectical Behavioural Therapy training. Prior experience of these areas would be an advantage.
You will hold a relevant degree/diploma in Occupational Therapy and be a current member of the Health Professionals Council and full member of the Royal College of Occupational Therapists.
Supervision tailored to the needs of the successful candidate, provided by the Lead OT.
For further information please contact: James Chisholm Lead Occupational Therapist 01480 474747