Occupational Therapist- Oxfordshire
Are you an Occupational Therapist? Are you based in the Oxfordshire area?
Dunbar Education are working with a fantastic school in Oxfordshire who are looking for an Occupational Therapist to work with their team.
- Occupational Therapist
- Special School
- Immediate or September 2020
- Autistic Needs
- Part Time
- Temp to Perm
This is a Specialist School in Oxford for children with autism, providing a supported learning environment for those with communication and socialisation difficulty. They are an autism specific school, offering day placements to young people with autism aged 11-19. Specialist facilities include a dedicated suite for speech, language and occupational therapies, and a café for on-site work experience. The school is rare in the level of therapy staff on site to support its learners, with its own child psychotherapist to accompany a nurse, speech and language therapist and occupational therapist.
This is a part time vacancy for a band 6 HCPC registered Occupational Therapist, with additional qualifications in sensory integration to provide high quality assessment and therapy for children and young people with a diagnosis of ASD and Associated difficulties such as speech and language communication needs.
You will work as part of the therapy team, alongside a speech and language therapist as well as their mental health team including the school nurse.
The school offers exceptional entitlements to staff such as:
– Free parking facilities
– Free lunches and refreshments
– Access to a 24/7 employee assistance programme
The ideal candidate will be:
-Qualified Occupational Therapist
-Have experience working with SEN children
If you are interested in hearing more about this fantastic role then please do not hesitate to get in touch with the SEN Team at Dunbar Education.