JustOT is recruiting for an innovative and enthusiastic Occupational Therapist, to work for a specilaist school in Mitcham Surrey. You will be required to work with children aged 11-19 years old, with disorders including severe and mild disabilities which include, autism, Asperger's, dyslexia and dyspraxia.
Occupational Therapist Job Mitcham
(Full-Time) Term time only plus 2 weeks per annum
Band 5/6 - £25000 to £34000 pa
Start Feb/March 2019
Their school includes their own dedicated curriculum access team, comprising of speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, psychology and music therapy. Placing the schools Approach at the core of what they do, they strive to create a school day that is motivating, rewarding and purposeful for each individual. They recognise that successful learning is achieved through positive experiences.
The position will involve:
*Being dynamic, innovative and flexible
*Group and individual therapy and class based work
*Carrying out assessments where required
*Delivering in-service training where required
*Strong MDT approach
We are looking for an Occupational Therapist who:
Is highly motivated, passionate, dynamic and flexible
Has highly developed communication and interpersonal skills
Has experience of working in a multidisciplinary team within a school environment
Is seeking to develop their skills and knowledge in working with young people with an autism spectrum disorder
You will need to have HPC registration, be a member of BAOT, hold a Bachelor or Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy, and have proven post graduate paediatric experience.
In return you will be offered a competitive salary and standard company benefits.
If you would like more information call Everton on 0207 613 7573.