Occupational Therapist (Children)

Recruiter
Social Care Direct
Location
Mark
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Occupational Therapist required for a school that provides a very special environment for vulnerable students with the potential to succeed but who have barriers to their learning, whether this be reading, writing, anxiety or social issues.

The school is a mixed residential special school that provides education and on-site boarding facilities for up to 80 young people aged 10 to 19 years with specific learning difficulties, including:
ASD
Dyscalculia
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
Language disorders
Students with high anxiety

We are seeking to recruit an Occupational Therapist who has an interest in working with young people with dyslexia, dyspraxia, ASD and sensory integration needs.

The post holder will have the opportunity to manage the delivery of a therapy programme for young people between the ages of 10 to 19 years. They will work with students using evidence based and child centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions, which provide students with the confidence, skills and coping strategies required for independent living.

Requirements:
An interest in working with young people with dyslexia, dyspraxia, ASD and sensory integration needs.
HCPC Registered

To apply please submit your CV.

For further information please contact Ria on 07713566839

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