Deputy Head of Occupational Therapy - Band 6/7

An amazing new job opportunity has arisen for committed Deputy Head of Occupational Therapy to work in an exceptional private mental health hospital based in the Blackheath, London area.

You will be working for one of UK’s leading health care providers

This is a private mental health hospital which provides inpatient low secure and PICU services for men with a mental health illness

**To be considered for this position you must hold a degree in Occupational Therapy and registered with the HCPC**

As the Deputy Head of Occupational Therapy your key duties include:

You will provide direct clinical care which will encompass OT assessments, treatment and management of individuals within the service
Assess, implement and develop an OT treatment programme according to an individual’s diagnosis and identified needs
Work within a multi-disciplinary team to drive forward programmes of recovery and rehabilitation


The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

An advanced understanding of Occupational Therapy process/interventions and can take a “hands on” approach
Excellent communication, organisation and time management skills
Passionate about student education
Resilience and ability to manage service challenges
Experience in the field of adult mental health


The successful Deputy Head of Occupational Therapy will receive an excellent salary up to £50,000 per annum DOE.

This exciting position is a permanent full time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

Opportunities for CPD and to undertake further learning and development.

For example: Leadership & Management, and Sensory Integration
Training days provided by highly experienced and renowned OT specialists
Expert clinical supervision and peer support
Monthly OT CPD meetings focused on skill and strategic service development
Company pension scheme; Life insurance and health plan
NHS Discount Cards & Blue Light Card
Free parking & meals on duty
Relocation packages offered


Reference ID: 6327
To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV


  • Location: Blackheath, England
  • Salary: Up to £50000 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Posted: 09-May-2024
  • Posted on: careers4a.com