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Occupational Therapist

Occupational therapist required for an independent specialist day and residential school for children and young people aged 6 - 19 years old with high functioning autistic spectrum disorders, including Asperger's syndrome and associated difficulties.
Hours average 44.66 per week - term time only.
The school has been specifically designed to provide a strong focus for both UK and international students who need different levels of support to succeed, thus allowing young people with autistic spectrum disorders, Asperger's syndrome and associated difficulties to thrive effectively in an ever demanding and complex society. Students have ambitions to live and work as self-reliant adults and we can help them to reach their goals with continued support, structure and guidance. The school welcomes students on a day or weekly residential basis for 38 weeks per year.
We are looking for a practitioner with a passion and knowledge surrounding ASD and sensory processing disorders. The successful applicant should be HCPC registered and hold BSc Occupational Therapy or profession specific equivalent qualification.
Experience of working with children with complex needs is essential. You will have an experience/awareness of Sensory Processing Disorders and the application of sensory integration theory in practice, assessment and clinical observations and you will be able to demonstrate a dynamic and creative approach to delivering treatment.
This role will have a strategic element, whereby you will assess, deliver and review therapeutic provision to the young people. It is also expected that you will provide training to the staff team to ensure a consistent and coherent approach is maintained.
For more information or to apply please contact Ria on 07713 566869.
Job Type:PermanentSalary:£22,000 - £25,000 per annumLocation:Frome
Recruitment Office:LiverpoolReference #:OT/FME/RP

Application Details

To apply please contact Ria on 0151 427 4200 / 07713 566839 or send your CV to ria@socialcaredirect-rec.co.uk
Contact Name: Ria Parker  |  Contact Telephone: 0151 427 4200 /  |  Contact Email: ria@socialcaredirect-rec.co.uk
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