Octavia House Schools
Vauxhall, Walworth, Kennington (London) and Great Baddow (Essex)
Closing date: 31 July 2021
Start date: Immediate
Pay: flexible and negotiable, depending on experience
This is an exciting and unique opportunity to join us as a creative arts therapist at our therapeutic schools for early years trauma. Working alongside a multi-disciplinary team of therapists and educationalists to support our vulnerable pupils with SEMH and associated needs in relation to trauma.
In addition to sessional therapy, a key responsibility of this role is to model and support the outstanding therapeutic approach across the whole school setting, liaising with all remits of therapy to ensure that all professionals involved in the care plans of our pupils are working seamlessly together.
Our independent schools provide innovative, therapeutic provision for pupils aged 5 to 16 who have experienced adverse childhood experiences. We are widely acknowledged as leading the way in providing ‘outstanding’ (Ofsted, 2018) specialist provision for some of London’s most complex children.
Our robust safer recruitment process reflects our commitment to keeping our pupils as safe as possible. All offers of employment are dependent upon the successful completion of all the relevant statutory vetting checks, including an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check and at least two satisfactory professional references.
To find out more about our schools, view a job description and apply, please visit our website.