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occupational therapist

Heart Teaching
  • Posted: 03 December 2020
  • Location: Chatham
  • Salary: Weekly Pay
Occupational Therapist
Band 6
Part Time- One day per week!

Heart Teaching is working alongside a special school located in Medway who are Seeking a band 6 occupational therapist with experience of working with children and adolescents with special educational needs.
You will be working with students aged 11-19 who have a wide variety of conditions including autistic spectrum disorder, global developmental delay, and respiratory, neurological and neuromuscular pathologies.

This role provides many exciting opportunities including assessment, group work, one to one therapy and class-based interventions, working in collaboration with teaching staff, Speech and language therapy and physiotherapy. The therapy team are responsible for integrating clinical intervention across all aspects of the educational curriculum ensuring that pupils are able to readily access and engage in learning.

Salary in line with Band 6 qualification, to be successful in this role, you ll need to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be able to effectively motivate and inspire others. You ll also have exceptional organizational skills combined with good IT knowledge.

If you are interested in this role, please click apply now to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or please call. If this job is not quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in education, please still contact our office for a confidential discussion on your career and different opportunities that are available.
Heart Teaching is an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate based on religion, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or indeed any reason. For this role, you will require an enhanced DBS on the update device. If you do not have, one you be required to apply for a new DBS before starting. We work in line with the Department for Education guidelines and thoroughly vet all candidates prior to placement. You will be asked to provide your current Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and if not on the update service to complete a new check through us before commencing a role. Candidates who are signed up to the update service will be asked to provide their DBS details. We welcome applications for all posts from appropriately qualified persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

Job Information

  • Job Ref: 1371/2671/132759
  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Career Level: Other
  • Specialism: Physical Disability
  • Working Hours: Part Time
  • Job Start Date: ASAP
  • Job Close Date: 03/01/2021
  • Ability to Drive: Required
  • Applicant Location: UK & EU Only
  • NMC Pin: Required
  • HCPC Qualification: Required
  • GMC Registration: Required