JustOT is recruiting for an exciting opportunity in West London. Our client is looking for a highly motivated Occupational Therapist with experience in Autism
Occupational therapist, Band 6, West London
Young Adults with Autisim
Salary: £26,070 - £34,000
Our client is pleased to offer an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapist to join our Trans-Disciplinary Team in our West London site.
You will work as part of a Trans-Disciplinary Team consisting of teachers, Speech and Language Therapists, Behaviour Analysts and Employment Specialists to support our learners aged 16-25 to gain functional life skills to launch them into their adult lives beyond education. With learner numbers increasing you will play a key role in supporting learners with:
Functional daily life skills
Emotional and sensory regulation
Fine/gross motor skills
Collaborating with colleagues on the Trans-Disciplinary Team there are joint working opportunities for developing social skills and fostering relationships, developing independence in the community and other skills that will be essential for our learners as they leave college and continue with their adult lives.
Working alongside the learners, professionals and their families/carers you will be an enthusiastic and autonomous practitioner ready to share your previous high-level of experience working with young adults with autism. Your professional expertise will be highly valued and offer you the opportunity to develop your skills working within a specialist teaching and behaviour team.
The ideal candidate will need:
Degree in Occupational Therapy
Knowledge of assessment, planning and evaluating treatment
Experience of working with Children / Adults in Autism
Employee Benefits Include:
Range of benefits including 32 days holiday, Professional Membership Fees paid
Regular Clinical Supervision
CPD opportunities from internal and external training.
To apply, or for an informal conversation about the role, please call Everton on 0207 613 7573