DDU UNIT MANAGER AND OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST – AKESO KENILWORTH CLINIC

Minimum Requirements for the Post:

  • Professional Registration as an Occupational Therapist
  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ appropriate experience
  • Exposure to inpatient psychiatry

Key Performance Areas:

  • Overall management of the therapeutic programme offered at Akeso in the Dual Diagnosis unit (DDU)
  • Development and evaluation of the therapeutic programmes to maintain best clinical practice
  • Management of human resources within the DDU team
  • Provision of group, individual and family therapy
  • Familiarity with the DBT model of therapy is preferable
  • Facilitation of the collaborative treatment of patients within a multi-disciplinary team
  • Marketing of COPE services both inside and outside of the clinic
  • Close liaison with the COPE Manager and Hospital Manager
  • Liaison with the medical team – doctors and nurses
  • Liaison with administrative team
  • Liaison with Akeso Support Office

Applications:

  • Applications via email to Roxanne de Krielen – roxanne.d@kenilworthinc.co.za
  • Applications close 24/04/2017
  • COPE is an equal opportunity employer