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Occupational Therapist

Band 6

Main area
Adult Mental Health
Band 6
Fixed term: 12 months
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Gloucester Centre
£31,365 - £37,890 per annum pro rata
Salary period
20/01/2021 23:59

We welcome you to Join the Peterborough Adult Locality Team, an enthusiastic, client-focused, Secondary Mental Health Team, offering treatment for affective disorders and psychosis to the populations of the city of Peterborough and surrounding rural areas.

Based at The Gloucester Centre you will be a part of an established, well-integrated team including consultant psychiatrists, CPN’s, social workers and Occupational therapists, psychologists and peer support worker’s, with links to other specialist services within CPFT and a very interesting and developing 3rd sector in the local area.

We are looking to recruit a Band 6 Occupational Therapist to join us on a fixed term contract and will consider applicants wishing to work part-time hours. This is a unique opportunity to deliver specialist Occupational Therapy interventions alongside effective care coordination with Adults experiencing mental health challenges.

Currently the team is exploring how Occupational Therapy based group work could be developed to enhance the team interventions and the Recovery journey for clients. Your contribution would be welcomed. 

Applications from developing Band 5 Occupational Therapist candidates will be considered, so please do not hesitate to call and discuss the opportunity with Helen Robinson (Lead Occupational Therapist) on 07762401459, if you have any questions or wish to find out more.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Helen Robinson - Lead Therapist for North Adult Locality Teams


07762 401459


Peter Herron/ Babongile Nkomo – Team Managers for Peterborough Adult Locality Team

Peter.herron@cpft.nhs.uk / Babongile.Nkomo@cpft.nhs.uk

Tel: 079830343067/07932359774

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Elizabeth House, Fulbourn Hospital
Cambridge, CB21 5EF

T 01223 219400 (open 8:30am to 5pm)
F 01480 398501