Occupational Therapist – Band 7

Apr 26, 2024 | Sundial-Vacancies, Vacancies

Specialist/Highly specialist

Term Time (190 days) + 4 weeks
5 days per week (37.5 hours)
Pro-rata salary £40, 266 – £46,078 per annum

Sundial is part of the Remarkable Group, which has been established for over 50 years, providing the highest quality services for autistic young people. Wargrave House School (ages 5 – 16) & Ascent College (ages 16 – 25) operate a non-maintained special school and independent specialist college with an excellent reputation for delivering outstanding education and care to young people with Autism. We are the first national provider to receive Beacon status from the National Autistic Society.

We are looking for a qualified specialist Occupational Therapist who wishes to be part of a growing organisation, with opportunities to develop their skills further in this interesting and challenging field.

Applications are invited from ambitious professionals who have the vision to sustain and promote the current high standards of achievement and ensure the continued development of the organisation.

Are you dynamic, committed and flexible with an interest in working and developing skills in a specialist well resourced setting?

Do you have experience in assessment, facilitating 1:1 and group sessions to develop fine motor, gross motor, sensory motor skills and functional / life skills?

Do you have experience of working with autistic individuals and/or learning disabilities and/or with children/adults in an education, health or care setting?

Would you like to be involved in training and facilitating staff and other groups?

Are you committed to you own professional development?

If so, we would welcome an application from you!

What we offer 

We offer all staff autism specific training to support continuous professional development, together with a clear path for future career progression. Our benefits include an attractive pension scheme, Employee Assist Programme, long service awards, company sick pay and enhanced maternity pay. 

To apply 

Please note applications will only be accepted on the official application form emailed to recruitment@remarkable-autism.org

In accordance with recent updates to KCSIE 2023 (Keeping Children Safe in Education) guidance, we will be performing online searches and requesting references for all shortlisted candidates. 

Closing Date: 2nd June 2024 

Interviews: Week Commencing 10th June 2024 

Remarkable Autism Ltd operates a safer recruitment process. Appointment to the post will be subject to suitable references and an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check. Remarkable Autism Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.