Acute Mental Health Occupational Therapist Band 6 Equivalent - Taunton- 3 Month Contract

Posted 19 April 2024
Salary £30 - 35 per hour
Discipline Occupational Therapists
Contact NameRaihan Ahmed

Job description

Acute Mental Health Occupational Therapist Band 6 Equivalent- Taunton- 3 Month Contract

We are searching for a caring and compassionate Occupational Therapist. Have we found one in you?

Hunter AHP have a fantastic opportunity for an Acute Mental Health Occupational Therapist to work in Taunton. My client is looking for a Band 6 equivalent Locum and can offer full time hours.

My client is looking for OT with experience in working within an acute hospital-based setting and extensive experience of mental health, experience of the administration and interpretation of commonly used standardised assessments, experience of a range of manual handling assessments and evidence of provision of low to high level manual handling equipment and acute rehabilitation. This role will require you to support patients who need support to mange their mental health needs.

 Summary of the role as follows:

  • Job Title: Acute Occupational Therapy Band 6 Equivalent 
  • Location: Taunton
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Start Date: April 2024
  • End Date: Ongoing 
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday
  • £30-£35 per hour

Requirements and qualifications required for this role:

  • Current and valid registration with the HCPC as an OT.
  • Proven experience with Mental Health
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Commitment to providing high-quality patient care.


How to apply:

If you are interested in this role contact Raihan at Hunter now! Please give me a call on 0203 475 4858.
You could also submit your CV to to find out more about the Occupational Therapist roles we have available.
Not available for this position? Recommend a friend or colleague! We operate a simple and transparent scheme - we pay you £250 for a successful placement (qualifying period applies)

About us:

Why work with Hunter?

  • Join the community be part of a network of like-minded, conscientious locums with shared values for patients and clients.
  • Represented by AHP sector experts, we listen, understand your needs, and represent you professionally.
  • Quick & simple online registration
  • A long-term relationship based on trust and understanding.
  • Access to the very best requirements nationwide.
  • As part of the Hunter AHP network you will be appropriately marketed, in a consultative manner, taking the burden of business development away from you.
  • Weekly payments you can trust, Hunter AHP is part of the Hunter/Gatherer Group of Companies.
  • Market knowledge, advice and knowledge sharing on market trends and opportunities.
  • Access to exclusive Hunter AHP events and discounted CPD.