Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapist

Industry:
Job Type:
Permanent
Location:
Ealing
Salary:
£28-£32 an hour

Key Skills:

A minimum of 2 year's experience in Paediatrics. Preferably this will include working within a mainstream school environment in the UK. A strong knowledge of the UK school’s system and the role of OT within the education system, including experience of conducting EHCP Assessments

Job Description:

We are now looking for a Occupational Therapist in the Ealing area!

This school is a great environment to work in. Teaching staff are welcoming of OT support within the classroom and OT input is well established within the school.

Requirements-

  • A minimum of 2 year's experience in Paediatrics.
  • Preferably this will include working within a mainstream school environment in the UK.
  • A strong knowledge of the UK school’s system and the role of OT within the education system, including experience of conducting EHCP Assessments.
  • Experience in ASD and social communication delay, Sensory Integration, Developmental Delay, Handwriting difficulties, Dyspraxia and speech, language and communication delays are essential.
  • Strong experience in conducting formal and informal assessment and writing reports that are accessible for teaching staff.
  • Current registration with the HCPC and have a clear DBS Check.

Responsibilities-

  • Assessments and reports.
  • Setting up and regular review of OT programmes for individual pupils.
  • Running OT groups - handwriting, motor skills, alert programme etc.
  • Individual OT treatment sessions.
  • Annual review and EHCP reports when required.
  • Target setting for individual students.
  • Teacher and LSA training.
  • Classroom environmental assessments and modifications.

APPLY TODAY!

Interested in this vacancy?

Call us on: 01376 310740

Send us your CV: denisegillmore@athena-recruitingservices.co.uk

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