Occupational Therapist

Location Uxbridge
Discipline: Therapists
Salary: £36,981.99 - 43,216.18 per year
Contact name: Suzanne Boon

Contact email: suzanne@sterlingcross.com
Job ref: AA/UB/11668
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

A specialist Uxbridge school is now looking for an Occupational Therapist to join the team in empowering children and young people with complex learning needs through a holistic approach to education.

Rated “Good” in all areas by Ofsted, the school strives to support all students to reach their full potential through a curriculum system that is inclusive of and best meets each student’s individual needs and learning preferences. Person-centred teaching, therapeutic and behavioural initiatives offer a safe and fun environment for students to develop their talents, abilities, and skills with a strong sense of community and belonging, fully prepared to begin the next phase of their lives.

As an Occupational Therapist, you will join the multidisciplinary team in delivering targeted 1:1 and group-based interventions that support young people who have a broad range of complex learning needs, including moderate learning disabilities, severe learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, and/or SLCN.

In doing so, you will help students to feel valued, build strong and lasting relationships, develop new knowledge and skills, and gain the confidence to challenge themselves and thrive.

This is a permanent, full-time (40h per week) position for an Occupational Therapist. This covers Monday - Friday, term-time only plus staff training days and an additional 120 hours (3 weeks) across the school year.

 

Person specification:

  • (Essential) HCPC registration with the as an Occupational Therapist (OT)
  • (Essential) Membership of the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT)
  • (Essential) Previous experience with SEN in an educational setting

 

Benefits / enhancements include:

  • Free on-site parking
  • High-quality professional environment with the support and supervision of senior and clinical lead therapists
  • CPD and career progression support
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme
  • On-site catering available