Occupational Therapy Job Summary:
Florence Associates are looking for an experienced and motivated Paediatric Occupational Therapist to join our team of independent therapists.
The role is to provide a high quality Occupational Therapy service within a mainstream school in Ealing, West London.
The 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.
The position is for 1 day per week.
Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years experience in Paediatrics which will include working within a mainstream school environment in the UK. A strong knowledge of the UK schools system and the role of OT within the education system, including experience of conducting EHCP Assessments is also required.
The post requires a therapist who can independently manage a caseload and prioritise their own workload, whilst remaining flexible to meet the needs of the school and its pupils.
The school have 2 specialist resource classes which support students with identified SEN. The OT will form part of the teaching / therapy team within these classes as well as offering OT intervention to the mainstream school students as and when required.
The successful applicant will be registered with the HCPC and have a clear DBS Check. Previous experience of supporting students with ASD, Sensory Processing Difficulties, Developmental Delay, Dyspraxia, Speech, Language and Communication Difficulties and Handwriting Difficulties will be beneficial in the role.
The pay rate is dependent on experience within the range of £28 - £36 p/h.
To apply for the role please send an up to date CV and covering letter by email.