Paediatric Occupational Therapist band 6

Location: Surrey  |  Surrey  |  England
Sector: Health Care
Consultant: Mathew Gaukrodger
Job Reference: 37955
Salary: £22 - £28
Job Status: Contract / Full Time

Social Care 

Seven Social Care is looking for a qualified Paediatric Occupational Therapist band 6 to work two days per week based in a Special Needs School in the Leatherhead area

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide clinically effective, person centered and evidence based occupational therapy assessment and intervention to children with profound/multiple learning disabilities as well as physical disability/complex physical health needs attending Bedelsford school.
  • To assist the senior therapists and Lead for Therapy in the planning and delivery of occupational therapy services to the students and their family/carers, complying with OHCAT’s professional and departmental standards of practice.
  • To provide support and supervision for junior staff
  • To assist in the management, development and research of occupational therapy services, including service reviews.
  • To hold responsibility for defined projects.
  • To provide support and training to all teaching staff with regard to occupational therapy interventions.
  • To comply with the College of Occupational Therapists Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct
  • To work flexibly and travel to multiple sites as required, to include Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust and Affiliates’ sites

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications:Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Experience:2+ years working with children as a qualified Occupational Therapist
  • Compliance:Up to date HCPC registration and DBS.
  • Travel:Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours:37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

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