JustOT is working on an exciting paediatric opportunity based in Cranleigh Surrey. The School provides places for up to 60 pupils aged 4 - 19 and operates for 43 weeks per year divided into three terms.
Occupational therapist Job Surrey
Fulltime 34.7 hours Term time only
Salary 22K-28K DOE
There is a 1:1 staffing ratio with all pupils receiving an individualised curriculum and comprehensive outreach programme, delivered by a highly qualified specialist teaching team.
The job role
*To provide occupational therapy at a specialist level to children with complex communication motor and sensory needs in association with and in addition to Autism Spectrum Disorders, within a school setting.
*To ensure the service is provided in close collaboration with service users, education staff and other professionals to meet the needs of the child.
The Clinical work will include:
*Assessing and diagnosing a wide range of paediatric motor perceptual sensory and functional difficulties.
*Planning appropriate therapy intervention, making fine judgements about type and timing of treatment negotiated with parents and school.
*Delivering group and individual therapy as required.
*Providing advice and therapy programs to educational staff, parents and other health professionals.
*Managing parental and/or school anxieties regarding intervention and prognosis.
*Evaluating treatment outcomes. Transferring and discharging.
To be considered for this position you must have
*Relevant experience in paediatrics
*Experience of service user group
*Paediatric and SI training is desirable
*Bachelor degree in occupational therapy
*Currently registered with the HCPC
In return you will be offered 44 days annual leave, plus bank holiday, salary is paid at 12 equal payments throughout the year, and other standard benefits.
If you would like more info call Everton on 0207 613 7573.