Paediatric Occupational Therapist (OT) - Kingston Upon Thames

Occupational Therapist - Kingston, South West London

Ref: 3230Wednesday 14 February 2024

£28,000 - £40,000

Paediatric Occupational Therapist (OT)

*** SEN School in Kingston Upon Thames

*** Working with children and young people with Speech and Language Communication Needs (SLCN), Autism, ADHD, and Dyslexia

*** ASAP start (flexible start date), Permanent contract

*** £28,000 - £40,000 depending on experience

 

Are you a passionate and skilled Occupational Therapist (OT)? Are you a NQP and looking for paediatric experience in a SEN school?

Our outstanding SEN school in Kingston Upon Thames is seeking a talented Occupational Therapist to join the school's dynamic team as early as possible, offering a permanent contract.

The school prides itself on providing a creative and therapeutic education for children and young people with Speech and Language Communication Needs (SLCN). The school has a fantastic in-house therapy team, including Speech and Language Therapists. By joining the team, you will play a crucial role in helping the students overcome barriers and achieve their full potential.

 

As an Occupational Therapist (OT) at the school, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Work collaboratively: Join a team of dedicated professionals, including teachers, support staff, and therapists, to create personalised treatment plans and goals for each student. Collaborate with colleagues and parents to ensure a holistic approach to therapy.
  • Make a difference: Empower children with SLCN, Autism, and SpLD (Specific Learning Difficulties) to develop essential life skills, improve their sensory integration, enhance their social interactions, and manage anxiety. Witness their growth and progress firsthand as you support them on their journey.
  • Innovate and creative learning environment: Utilise evidence-based interventions and innovative techniques to tailor therapy sessions to meet the unique needs of each child. Develop creative strategies that inspire engagement and promote independence in daily activities.
  • Be part of a supportive community: Join a school that fosters a warm and inclusive environment where teamwork, collaboration, and continuous professional development are highly valued. Benefit from ongoing training opportunities to expand your knowledge and expertise.

 

What we're looking for

  • Qualified Occupational Therapist: must hold HCPC registration or be in process
  • Passion for SEN
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities
  • Must have a positive attitude when faced with challenges
  • Have high standards of professional ethics, maintaining confidentiality and respecting diversity

 

*** ASAP Start, Permanent Contract ***

 

Interested in hearing more about Paediatric Occupational Therapist positions?

If you want to hear more about Occupational Therapist positions or any of our SEN opportunities, please contact Heeji Moon @ Parker Smith Inclusion! You can apply by responding to this advert; unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful in this role if you are not contacted within 5 working days. However, we will keep your CV, and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEN career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this. By applying for this role, you consent to Parker Smith Inclusion Ltd storing your personal details in our fully encrypted database, in line with the new GDPR requirements.

 

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