Occupational Therapist - Wing College - MDT

Cambian Group
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Occupational Therapist - Education
Up To £23,500 per annum
Permanent: Full Time, 40 hours per week- salary up to £23,500
Location: Cambian Wing College, Bournemouth

The Cambian Group, the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities, is looking for a dedicated, caring individual to join the company as an Occupational Therapist.

We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities as well as a variety of staff benefits.

Cambian Wing College
Cambian Wing College is a residential College for young people aged 16-25 who have a diagnosis of Asperger syndrome and other associated difficulties.

Job Role

You will work alongside a full Therapeutic team comprising psychiatrists, psychologists and speech and language therapists, and will work under the Regional Professional Lead Occupational Therapist. This is an exciting opportunity to develop your skills as an OT, working within a rewarding environment with individuals with complex needs. Cambian offers many opportunities for training and development, as well as close links with the other OTs in other sections of the company.

Full induction training is given. You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession and just like our young people you will be learning all the time through our on-going mentoring and support.

In return we offer

  • Clinical Supervision
  • Regular meetings with Cambian Occupational Therapists
  • Career development opportunities through department staffing structures
  • Internal/external training

Candidate Profile

We are looking to appoint an Occupational Therapist to add valuable expertise to our therapeutic team. It is essential that you are a strong team player, with excellent communication skills and hold a degree in Occupational Therapy. You should have some under-graduate experience in Learning Disabilities or paediatrics, and should have an interest in Sensory Integration. You must be able to demonstrate evidence of core OT skills, and be registered with the Health Professions Council.

Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post. Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer