Occupational Therapist – specialist school

Shire Healthcare are currently recruiting an Occupational Therapist for an exciting new position with one of our specialist clients. The successful Occupational Therapist will cover a variety of sites based in the North West and will work within specialist schools, fostering agencies, residential homes and adult services.

This is a full-time, permanent position although the client may consider part-time applicants.

The role:

  • Providing specialist assessments and carrying out interventions to meet the occupational, sensory and physical needs of the children, young people and adults.
  • Providing individual and group activities to clients
  • Informing, advising and training staff, other agencies and members of the multi-disciplinary team
  • Working collaboratively to integrate Occupational Therapy support within the day to day support of the service user

The ideal Occupational Therapist:

  • HCPC registered.
  • Holds a relevant Occupational Therapy qualification.
  • An Occupational Therapist with a holistic and integrated approach to therapy will be well suited to this role.
  • Holds a valid UK driving license and access to their own vehicle is essential.
  • Experience of working with children and ASD and other complex needs is essential.
  • Knowledge of Sensory Integration therapy (preferably trained in this area).

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity further, please apply now to discuss with our consultants!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,000.00-£35,000.00 per year

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