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Occupational Therapist (newly qualified)

Reference

PRI36155

Location

Unsted Park School & Sixth Form, Munstead Heath Road, Godalming, Near Guildford, Surrey, GU7 1UW

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£25,000 per annum

Hours

37.5 hours per week (08.15 - 17.15 with half an hour for lunch)

Job Advert Role Description

We are looking for a newly qualified Occupational Therapist who is enthusiastic and motivated to further develop their skills and knowledge within a specialist education setting.  The successful candidate will be working holistically to plan and deliver therapy programmes for young people between the ages of 7 to 19. 

You will be expected to facilitate group work as well as working with individual students, liaising with curriculum staff and other professionals to support integrated programmes for all our learners.  You must be registered with the British Association of Occupational Therapists and have HPC registration.  Clinical Supervision will be provided to support your role.  The successful candidate will also gain experience in Sensory Integration with the possibility of doing Sensory Integration courses to further understanding.

Unsted Park School is a specialist residential and day school/ Sixth Form college, for children and young people with Autism and related needs.  We are committed to providing the highest level of education and care in a safe, positive environment that enables each individual to achieve his or her maximum potential.

The focus of the whole school approach is in three core areas: education, independence and inclusion. Based on these core areas we provide individual, person-centred programmes which recognise individual abilities and strengths and help students to reach their full potential.

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.  With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

For amazing work, we give amazing rewards:

  • £1,000 monthly lotto
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Career Pathways – we don’t just offer you a job, we offer you a career!  Visit https://www.priorycareerpathways.com/ to find out more!

If you have additional queries or would like to arrange a visit to our school, please call Lynne White on 01483 892061.

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

Closing Date

30/04/2020