Occupational Therapist, St Mary’s School, East Sussex

Occupational Therapist

Term time only working, full and part time considered

Salary range: FTE £25’682 – £30’668, Band 5 Therapy Pay scale (pro rata salary range for term time only is £23’311 – £27’837). Salary dependant on skills and experience

St Mary’s School is looking to recruit an enthusiastic therapist with demonstrable interest in, or experience of, working with complex speech, language and communication needs.

St Mary’s school is a non-maintained SEN school that meets the needs of a wide range of pupils who have SEND. Our pupils are a delight to work with and we have a highly positive staff team.

You will be member of a multidisciplinary staff team, responsible for assessing, planning and delivering individualised intervention programmes for a defined caseload. You will work with children individually or in small groups within classroom-based sessions and specialist therapy spaces to enable pupils to access the curriculum and promote meaningful engagement in school based tasks. You may also be responsible for line management for OT assistants and the delivery of staff training.

HCPC and RCOT registration is essential.  Experience of working in an educational setting is desirable.  NQP therapists are welcome to apply.

The trust is committed to equal opportunities & safeguarding, as well as promoting the welfare of the children & young people. All successful applicants are required to undergo a DBS check. We do not accept CVs.

For more information please contact Natalie Edwards, Principal, on 01424730740 or for an application pack please contact Samantha James on administration@stmarysbexhill.org.

The closing date will be NOON on Monday 31st January 2022 and interviews will be held soon after.