Our team is growing.

We’re always keen to hear from like-minded individuals who have a passion for helping those suffering with eating disorders and their families. 

Here, you’ll find information and updates on job vacancies and opportunities at Orri. 

Therapies Department

Online Progamme Manager

Orri is looking for an experienced Online Programme Manager to join our growing team!

The Online Programme Manager is a vital leadership position at Orri, and the role is integral to the successful development and management of Orri’s leading Online treatment programme. 

The Online Programme Manager provides direction, support, training and development to the online team, and provides a containing and supporting presence for the client group. Alongside managerial responsibilities, the Online Programme Manager carries a small caseload to provide individual, family and group therapy/support. The Online Programme Manager role is dynamic position within the team requiring flexibility, an ability to multitask, and requires a leader with a strong, inclusive leadership style.

The role covers both our Face to face and Online treatment Clinical.  

The Online Clinical Manager is an accredited clinician (OT, Psychotherapist, Psychologist, Nurse, etc.). 

For more information and to apply, please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Family Therapist & Systemic Psychotherapist

Orri is looking for a Family Therapist & Systemic Psychotherapist to join our growing team!

As part of the family therapy service and multi-disciplinary team, the post holder will provide a specialist family therapy service to young people and their families.

The postholder will develop a specialist family therapy knowledge to work with the highly complex cases referred for specialist family treatment. There is also the opportunity to develop, over 18 months in the role, to senior family therapist within the service.

The postholder will engage in the delivery of an agreed package of care, to young people, adults and their families, with complex problems across the developmental spectrum, and managing these within the context of multidisciplinary working.

This will involve drawing upon complex assessment material to provide verbal and written systemic formulations, that aid evidence-based clinical interventions for young people, adults and families and other professionals presenting with highly complex problems.

This will involve integrating and interpreting a range of highly complex material, across different contexts and at different levels of meaning.

The postholder will at all times work in ways which are sensitive to, and appropriate for, the needs of families from a wide range of racial, cultural and religious backgrounds.

This includes abilities to understand and offer therapeutic interventions to a variety of family forms including single parents, same sex couples and their families, extended families and people with mental health difficulties. To take a proactive stance in challenging racism and discrimination and support the development of a culturally competent service. To be responsible for implementing a range of systemic interventions for individuals and their families, including meetings with parents and groups, adjusting and refining systemic formulations drawing upon different explanatory models, and maintaining a number of provisional hypotheses.

For more information and to apply, please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Occupational Therapist

We are looking for an Occupational Therapist to join our growing team!

Hours: Up to 40 hours, Full and Part times roles available
Base: Orri, 14 Hallam Street, London. W1W 6JG / Remote working
Contract type: Permanent

Successful applicants will demonstrate experience in delivering both group and one-to-one therapies, preferably within in a multi-disciplinary team setting, both online and in person.

As part of a multi-disciplinary team, the post holder will have responsibility for the assessment and provision of Orri clients’ therapeutic needs.

Responsible for the development and evaluation of therapeutic interventions, they will deliver relevant forms of Occupational Therapy in partnership with clients, carers and other professionals, where appropriate, in line with agreed standards, clinical polices and without direct day to day supervision, for those clients who have been diagnosed with an eating disorder.

The post holder will contribute to the delivery of the daily Orri therapy programme and will report to the Director of Clinical Services.

They will be expected to manage a specialised caseload of service users with complex needs, using evidence based/client centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions.

They will provide specialist advice on therapeutic interventions to service users, carers, other disciplines and agencies. Orri will provide the post-holder with direct supervision and access to continuous professional development. Specialist supervision will be arranged in conjunction with the post holder.

The post holder will have a robust knowledge of the physical and psychological impact of eating disorders on clients and their families and the impact of same on interpersonal relationships.

They will ensure physical and psychological well-being of the client is supported through their practice and relevant referrals for physiological treatments are made and monitored within their practice.

For a full job description and to apply, please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Psychotherapist / Psychologist

Orri is looking for an accredited Psychotherapist and Psychologist to join our growing team!

We are looking for passionate and enthusiastic individuals with experience of working with eating disorders.

Successful applicants will demonstrate experience in delivering both group and one-to-one therapies, preferably within in a multi-disciplinary team setting, both online and in person.

As part of a multi-disciplinary team, the post holder will have responsibility for the assessment and provision of Orri clients’ therapeutic needs.

Responsible for the development and evaluation of therapeutic interventions and psychotherapy, they will deliver relevant forms of Psychotherapy/Psychology in partnership with clients, carers and other professionals, where appropriate, in line with agreed standards, clinical polices and without direct day to day supervision, for those clients who have been diagnosed with an eating disorder.

The post holder will contribute to the delivery of the daily Orri therapy programme and will report to the Director of Clinical Services.

They will be expected to manage a specialised caseload of service users with complex needs, using evidence based/client centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions.

They will provide specialist advice on therapeutic interventions to service users, carers, other disciplines and agencies. Orri will provide the post-holder with direct supervision and access to continuous professional development. Specialist supervision will be arranged in conjunction with the post holder.

The post holder will have a robust knowledge of the physical and psychological impact of eating disorders on clients and their families and the impact of same on interpersonal relationships.

They will ensure physical and psychological well-being of the client is supported through their practice and relevant referrals for physiological treatments are made and monitored within their practice.

If you would like more information on this position, we’d like to hear from you! Please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Occupational Therapist Associate

We are looking for an Occupational Therapist Associate to join our growing team!

Hours: Up to 40 hours. 
Base: Orri, 14 Hallam Street, London. W1W 6JG 
Contract type: Permanent

The role of the Eating Disorder Occupational Therapy Associate at Orri is a varied and important role. Working directly with the Lead Occupational Therapist and Occupational Therapy team, the role supports the team with the primary duties being to directly work with clients supporting them in their recovery occupations.

It includes working with the occupational therapists in obtaining vital information concerning client performance components and engagement (occupational performance data) to inform the client’s Occupational Therapy needs and identify areas of difficulty and growth that may impact their health and recovery outcome.

Under direction of the Occupational Therapy team, you will support the clients’ identifying deficits in performance areas, performance components and performance context by conducting formal and informal assessments. You will further support the treatment of clients by aiding in occupational therapy interventions, practical spaces, and psychoeducation.

It is a vital role building relationships, offering support and motivation, and providing helpful interventions and a point of contact for clients.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Client focused and committed to supporting wellbeing and recovery in others. 
  • Keen interest in Occupational Therapy and functional support
  • Educated to degree level or similar. 
  • An interest in Eating Disorders and passionate about creating and working in an innovative specialist service. 
  • Excellent verbal, written and body language skills. 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills. 
  • A compassionate and support approach, with the ability to hold boundaries. 
  • Interest in learning more about Occupational Therapy treatment in eating disorders
  • Excellent IT Skills. 

For a full job description and to apply, please email recruitment@orri-uk.com

Nursing Department

Nursing Team Manager

We are looking for a Nursing Team Manager to join our growing team!

The Nursing Team Manager is a newly created position and will provide a vital leadership role for the growing nursing team.

The successful applicant will be a Registered Mental Health Nurse and have direct experience of leading a nursing team, with strong organisational and clinical expertise.

The Nursing Team Manager role is dynamic position within the team requiring flexibility, an ability to multitask, and requires a leader with a strong, inclusive leadership style. The applicant will have a good knowledge of NMC guidance and practices with a high standard of technical and professional knowledge.

The Nursing Team Manager provides direction, support, training and development to the team, and provides a containing and supporting presence for the client group.

Alongside managerial responsibilities, the Nursing Team Manager will work closely with the Clinical Managers and the Care Quality and Compliance Manager to provide oversight of clinical documentation, auditing and regulatory aspects of the Service, and works with the team to ensure that best practices are followed, both for clinical treatment and management, in accordance with Orri’s policies and Regulatory requirements.

The Nursing Team Manager reports to the Clinical Director, and is a key part of the Orri Leadership Team. They ensure the functioning of the physical health programme and the clinical treatment of Orri’s clients.

The role covers both provide oversight of the nursing function for both the face-to-face and online treatment programmes.

For a full job description and to apply, please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Registered Mental Health Nurse

We are looking for a Registered Mental Health Nurse to join our growing team!

Days: Monday – Friday
Hours: 9:30am – 6pm, or, 10am – 6:30pm
Base: Orri, 14 Hallam Street, London. W1W 6JG – remote working one day per week
Contract type: Permanent

The post holder will form part of the multi-disciplinary team who provide specialist, evidence-based interventions for young people and adults with eating disorders such as, anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and eating disorders unspecified.

The post holder will provide a service for individuals with complex mental health, physical and social care needs who present with an eating disorder and who require intensive day care intervention, as an alternative to hospital admission. In addition to this, the post holder will be expected to be closely involved in discharge planning and immediate follow up from the service user care.

The post holder will be expected to manage clients using evidence based and client centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions, which provide clients with the confidence, skills and coping strategies required for independent living.

For a full job description and to apply, please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Preceptorship Nurse (Newly Qualified)

We are looking for a Preceptorship Nurse to join our growing team!

Days: Monday – Friday
Hours: Full time hours – various working patterns available.
Base: Orri, 14 Hallam Street, London. W1W 6JG
Contract type: Permanent

The post holder will have transferable experience, interest and passion to work alongside clients in their recovery from their eating disorder. This role is specifically aimed at newly qualified nurses and we offer an outstanding preceptorship programme to support the right candidate grow and develop in an CQC outstanding service and specialist area of mental and physical health.  

You will be mentored by an experienced member of staff and supported by the multi-disciplinary team who provide specialist, evidence-based interventions for young people and adults with eating disorders such as, anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder eating disorders, unspecified.  

The post holder will provide a service for individuals with complex mental health, physical and social care needs who present with an eating disorder and who require intensive day care intervention, as an alternative to hospital admission. In addition to this the post holder will be expected to develop into leading the discharge planning and immediate follow up from the service user care.  

The post holder will be supported to manage clients using evidence based and client centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions, which provide clients with the confidence, skills and coping strategies required for independent living  

For a full job description and to apply, please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Dietietics Team

Eating Disorders Dietician

Orri is looking for an Eating Disorder Dietician to join our growing team!

The Eating Disorders Dietitian role at Orri is an active and important role within our service, working alongside the clinical team to provide a mixture of individual sessions and groups, and work to build strong therapeutic relationships with the clients. The approach is one of collaboration, support and challenge. We work with clients to support them in growing their confidence in their relationship with food as they move through their recovery. 

Our team of dietitians work as part of the wider multi-disciplinary team, and the post holder will work closely with other disciplines in the support and approach to the clients treatment plan. Each dietitian will have responsibility for the assessment of client dietary needs, as well as the development and evaluation of menu programmes and any other required nutritional intervention. You will be expected to carry out all relevant forms of care in partnership with the client, carers where appropriate and other professionals in line with agreed standards, clinical polices and without direct supervision.  

The post holder will be expected to practice within a legal & ethical framework as defined by:  

  • National mental health related legislation – Mental Health Act & Mental Capacity Act 
  • Orri policy, guidelines and protocols  
  • Professional Dietetic standards  

The post holder will be managerially and professionally responsible to the Head of Dietetics and expected to work collaboratively with the Head of Dietetics to ensure effective utilisation of resources across the department.  

DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE 

  • Completion of Diploma/Degree in Dietetics and significant post graduate experience. Holding a current valid registration with the Health Professions Council.  
  • Member of British Dietetic Association. 
  • Ideally minimum of 4 years post qualification experience. 
  • Previous post registration experience of working with clients who have had an eating disorder. 
  • Experience of group interventions. 
  • Evidence of continued professional development. 
  • Highly developed communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work without direct supervision. 
  • Food hygiene certificate level 2 or 3 (preferable, however this training can be provided). 

If you would like more information on this position, we’d like to hear from you! Please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Eating Disorder Associate Team

Eating Disorder Associate - In Person Treatment

Orri is looking for an Eating Disorder Associate to join our growing team!

Orri is an ambitious, young fast-growing company committed to changing the way we treat eating disorders in the UK. As an Eating Disorders Associate (EDA), you will be an essential part of the Orri team. Your role is vital in supporting clients throughout their therapeutic day and this support can take on many forms; it may be supporting a group by facilitating mealtimes and processing, or on a 1:1 level helping clients struggling with meals. You will also support clients with therapeutic elements of their day, such as weekend planning, reviews, interactions between clients and their multi-Disciplinary team, as well as processing with those who may be distressed or those needing to ground.  

Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level 
  • An interest in eating disorders and passionate about creating and working in an innovative specialist service 
  • Excellent verbal, written and body language skills. 
  • An interest in Research and Academia 
  • A desire to work in an organisational culture of collaboration, ownership and shared ideas 
  • Excellent IT Skills  

Responsibilities:

  • Support and monitor client’s presentation throughout day, communicating information in timely manner to the multi-disciplinary team (MDT)
  • Assist MDT with the day-to-day organization and running of the service, and follow MDT-directed bespoke care plans
  • Work under the direction and in association with Psychologists, Dietitians, Occupational Therapists, Psychotherapists and RMN to ensure Orri provides a safe, effective and caring service that is responsive to people’s needs
  • Form professional relationships with members of the MDT and work alongside other professionals to deliver boundaried interventions to patients and families
  • Develop and maintain effective working alliances with patients and their families
  • Communicate in a skilled and sensitive manner
  • Developing new ideas to improve service user care and service delivery
  • Assist with audit of service user/carer satisfaction with the service
  • Demonstrate ongoing personal development through participation in internal and external development opportunities
  • Be flexible and adaptable, well-organised and able to manage time and workload effectively in line with the needs of the service

If you would like more information on this position, we’d like to hear from you! Please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Eating Disorder Associate - Online Treatment

Orri is looking for an Eating Disorder Associate (Online) to join our growing team!

The role is 25 hours per week – Monday to Friday 1.30pm to 5.30pm.

Orri is an ambitious, young fast-growing company committed to changing the way we treat eating disorders in the UK. As an Eating Disorders Associate (EDA), you will be an essential part of the Orri team. Your role is vital in supporting clients throughout their therapeutic day and this support can take on many forms; it may be supporting a group by facilitating mealtimes and processing, or on a 1:1 level helping clients struggling with meals. You will also support clients with therapeutic elements of their day, such as weekend planning, reviews, interactions between clients and their multi-Disciplinary team, as well as processing with those who may be distressed or those needing to ground.  

Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level 
  • An interest in eating disorders and passionate about creating and working in an innovative specialist service 
  • Excellent verbal, written and body language skills. 
  • An interest in Research and Academia 
  • A desire to work in an organisational culture of collaboration, ownership and shared ideas 
  • Excellent IT Skills  

Responsibilities:

  • To observe, monitor and record Client’s presentation throughout day communicating information in timely manner to MDT 
  • Weighing clients online 
  • To work under the direction and in association with Psychologists, Dietitians, Occupational Therapists, Psychotherapists and RMN 
  • To follow MDT directed bespoke care plans 
  • To work within the multidisciplinary team to ensure Orri provides a safe, effective and caring service that is responsive to people’s needs. 
  • To develop and maintain effective working alliances with patients and their families 
  • To communicate in a skilled and sensitive manner. 
  • To form professional relationships with members of the MDT and work alongside other professionals to deliver boundaried interventions to clients and families 
  • To receive regular clinical professional supervision and reflective practice 
  • To respond to the health promotion needs of clients 
  • Developing new ideas to improve client care and service delivery.  
  • Assist with audit of client/carer satisfaction with the service.  
  • To demonstrate ongoing personal development through participation in internal and external development opportunities  
  • Be flexible and adaptable, well organised and able to manage time and workload effectively in line with the needs of the service 
  • Assist MDT with Day-to-day organisation and running of the service 
  • To participate in the team Personal Development 360 Review process as appraisee. 
  • To operate within Orri policies, guidelines and protocols and current Health and Safety at Work Legislation. 
  • To be able prepare and conduct presentations 
  • Have a legal right to work in the UK 
  • Assist case managers to support clients 

If you would like more information on this position, we’d like to hear from you! Please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Clinical Support

Programme Manager Associate

Orri is looking for a Programme Manager Associate to join our growing team!

The role of Programme Manager Associate is an essential position that supports the Programme Manager delivering In Person and Online treatment, and leads on the weekly coordination and delivery of the programme timetable for the online and in person treatment programmes. Reporting into the Programme Managers, the role provides works al planning 6 weeks in advance to accommodate changing client treatment plans and staff availability.  

DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE 

  • A proactive hardworking and motivated individual, ideally with experience in a fast paced organisation and/or start up business  
  • Previous experience working in a medical or therapeutic healthcare environment 
  • Experience of administration required, with exposure to timetable, diary management or scheduling in a previous role and excellent IT skills 

 

If you would like more information on this position, we’d like to hear from you! Please email recruitment@orri-uk.com 

Facilities and Operations 

Assistant Chef

Orri is looking for an Assistant Chef to join our growing team!

As part of the Facilities and Operations team, reporting directly to the Head Chef, you will work to provide onsite meals for clients which are tailored to their individual meal plans for their recovery journey.

With an open plan kitchen it is essential that you are capable of holding boundaries with clients, whilst being open and supportive during their meal times. The Head Chef will provide on the job training to ensure you are able to provide support on meal plans, food preparation and lead the team effectively.

Previous experience within a kitchen environment is essential with relevant qualifications, including Level 2 and 3 Food Hygiene.

 

Our purpose

We exist to provide specialist intensive day treatment for people with eating disorders and to collaborate with experts by experience and partners to enhance accessible and quality treatment throughout the UK, so that individuals, families and communities can thrive.

Our strategy

The prevalence of people with a serious eating disorder requiring specialist treatment is increasing in the UK and beyond. Founded in July 2018, Orri provides an intensive day treatment programme for people aged 16+ with eating disorders, providing both a cost-effective alternative to long-stay hospitalisation as well as the opportunity for earlier intervention. Evidence strongly demonstrates that earlier intervention achieves better patient outcomes. Starting with one centre in central London and a full online service, our ambition is to grow new Orri centres across England, making intensive day treatment a new choice for those suffering with an eating disorder, their families and loved ones, and for those who commission/fund services on their behalf.

DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE 

  • Previously experience working within a kitchen environment.   
  • A empathetic individual who is comfortable in communicating within a theraptic environment (training will be provided on holding boundaries, safeguarding etc). 

If you would like more information on this position, we’d like to hear from you! Please email recruitment@orri-uk.com

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