Specialist Occupational Therapist - Paediatrics
Winchester, Hampshire, England
Athona Recruitment is looking for a highly experienced Occupational Therapist for a full-time, permanent position based in Hampshire.
Our client is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Specialist Occupational Therapist to join their friendly tea.
The OT will be based in a residential school for children aged between 7-19 with a diagnosis of Asperger's Syndrome and other associated difficulties on the Autistic Spectrum.
OT will be working alongside a multidisciplinary team and will be expected to exercise leadership, driving service delivery for occupational therapy outcomes. OT will be providing assessments, reports and interventions and work with the school staff to embed sensory strategies across the environment.
Previous experience in working with young people is essential with formal qualifications in Sensory Integration being advantageous but not mandatory. OT needs to be a strong team player, with excellent communication skills organisational and time management skills.
In return they offer
Full support from a multidisciplinary team
Internal/external training on new initiatives
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata, length of service increments included)
For more information on this and other roles please do get in touch with the Health team at Athona.
Requirements include: Full HCPC registration in speech & language therapy, right to work in the UK and two recent references.
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Athona Recruitment specialises in placing qualified candidates into suitable positions in Audiology, Biomedical Science, Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Radiography, Sonography and Speech & Language Therapy.
- £ 33000.00 - 35000.00 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
Posted 4 Aug 2017
Closes 1 Sep 2017
This job was posted to: Occupational therapist