Up to £38,000 pro rata DOE
Permanent Part time - Flexible three days a week
We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Occupational Therapist to join a leading clinical team based at a SEN School in Berkshire. This is an excellent time to join the team as they expand their clinical provision, having a real impact and implementing a holistic, therapeutic approach.
Based in Newbury, Berkshire the site is within commuting distance of Swindon, Oxford, Andover, Basingstoke, Reading and surrounding areas.
About the Role
The successful applicant will work alongside a qualified Psychologist, a Speech and Language Therapist and a Regional Head of Clinical Services in delivering the best possible outcomes to those within the clients care whilst also forming part of a group wide specialist, clinical wellbeing team.
In brief the successful candidate will be responsible for:
* Undertaking all aspects of Occupational Therapy clinical duties within the designated provision(s) to children and young people.
* Carrying out assessments of clients with diverse presentations to identify needs.
* Designing and delivering individualised intervention programmes based on a sound knowledge of evidence-based practice and interventions.
* Report writing, attending and facilitating multi-professional reviews.
* Working collaboratively with others to promote the wellbeing and best interests of the children and young people and the effectiveness of the service in achieving its aims and objectives, ensuring a high quality service provision in line with best practice guidelines and internal policies and procedures.
* Represent the Occupational Therapy service, the wider service and/or individual at Clinical Wellbeing and multi-disciplinary team meetings, to ensure the delivery of a co-ordinated multidisciplinary service that integrates Occupational Therapy interventions into the intervention/ support programme.
Key Skills Required:
As a qualified Occupational Therapist, the following criteria are essential:
* Recognised Occupational Therapist degree and evidence of relevant post-qualification CPD
* HCPC registration
* Relevant post-registration experience working with children and young people? Required or can we considered recent grads?
* Good knowledge of relevant standardised assessments, evaluation and evidence based therapeutic interventions
* Excellent interpersonal skills and a proactive approach
* Ability to work independently and as part of a team
* Full valid UK driving licence and access to a car
Experience working with children who have social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs.
* Professional supervision
* Support with CPD and professional registration costs
* A network of clinical colleagues with regular forums for peer reflection & practice development
* Company Pension Scheme and benefits
* “Your Wellbeing Matters"- access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services
* Employee Rewards Hub – access to discounts, offers and cashback with 100s of retailers
* Continuous professional development & training for a clear career path
* Opportunity to enrich the lives of others and make a positive difference
* Be part of a fantastic team who work hard together and support each other
* No two days are ever the same
Please apply direct with your CV for one of our consultants to contact you within 48 hours. Please note that our roles do require full eligibility to live and work in the UK unless stated otherwise in the information above.
Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.
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