Occupational Therapist - Specialist School - HCPC

Guildford, Surrey, England
GU1 4AZ
Compass Associates Ltd £ 24000.0 - 37000.0 Per year Full time Save This Job
Pay
£ 24000.0 - 37000.0 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
5 Jan 2021
Closes
5 Feb 2021

Job Description

Occupational Therapist - Specialist School - HCPC

Autism and Learning Disabilities  

Guilford area  

Salary: £24k - £37k – depending on experience  

 

Overview

 

Compass Associates are excited to be working with a client who is providing specialist education, services and resources for the education, integration, guidance, assessment, outreach, and support of people affected by autism. My client is currently looking for two Occupational Therapists to join their team on part or full time basis. The client has had Outstanding Ofsted reports since 2010.

 

You will work closely with other therapists and teachers to provide specialist direct and indirect therapy for pupils and young adults with autism and related disabilities. Your work will include addressing sensory processing difficulties, anxiety and emotional regulation difficulties, motor and

perpetual skills and functional life skills.

 

Responsibilities

 

-Supporting and developing pupils’ daily living and life skills enabling them to access a  range of opportunities in the world around them

-Encouraging pupils to develop self-help skills and promote their independence and wellbeing

-Helping to recognise and manage sensory processing difficulties and supporting pupils to regulate their sensory systems to enable them to access education

-Making recommendations and adaptations to the pupil’s space to support teaching staff to create a positive learning environment

 

Requirements

 

-A recognised Occupational Therapy degree/qualification

-HCPC registered

-1-2 years proven experience working as an Occupational Therapist – desirable - as newly qualified professionals will be considered - (ideally with children or within education)

-Knowledge of special educational needs and Autism Spectrum Disorder

-Experience in writing annual review reports to contribute towards Education, Health and Care Plans(EHCP)

-A confident, caring and pro-active attitude

 

Shift pattern

 

Hours: 34.75 hrs/week - mon-fri - 9am-4.30pm (5.30pm on Tuesday for team meetings) ideally Full Time but would consider Part Time for right candidate  

 

Benefits  

 

-Annual Leave 44 days paid holiday plus bank holidays

-Free on-site parking

-The chance to work in a friendly and supportive environment

-The opportunity of working 1 to 1 with pupils within small sized classes

-Experience of planning and running therapy groups

-The opportunity of working alongside teachers and implementing therapy interventions

-Training in behaviour analysis

-Registered Behaviour Technician qualification

-Funded membership of relevant specialist interest group/clinical excellence network

-Ongoing clinical supervision support from an Occupational Therapist Consultant

 

Commutable from Guilford, Dorking, Horsham

 

Interview Process  

First stage - Video interview with a member of the Management and HR team

Second stage – face to face on site with Senior Occupational Therapist

 

Contact details  

To apply, or for more information and an informal confidential discussion please contact Matt Niescior at Applyor email Apply

 

 

Recommendations  

Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for each successful recommendation.           

     

Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments.    

Ref: MN/HQ00031684

Job Details

Occupational Therapist - Specialist School - HCPC

Guildford, Surrey, Englandd Compass Associates Ltd
Pay
£ 24000.0 - 37000.0 Per year
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Hours
Full time
Posted
5 Jan 2021
Type
Permanent
Closes
5 Feb 2021

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