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Occupational Therapist

Location
London
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
26 May 2023

Does working 4 days a week but with FULL pay sound like a dream?!

It doesn't have to be! Have a better work/life balance and come and work for Outcomes First Group!

Job Title:Occupational Therapist

Location: Isleworth, London

Salary:Up to 50,000 per annum dependent on experience

Hours:38.5 hours per week or Part time

Contract:Permanent (can consider term time or flexible contracts)

We understand the value of helping our employees to achieve their Continued Professional Development goals and offer a 2,000 training allowance to allow you to complete role specific training tailored to your individual requirements.

About the role

Outcomes First Group are looking for two experienced Occupational Therapists to join our Clinical Hub and work with either our Nursery or College. The successful candidates will be key members of our local clinical and education teams and have the opportunity to continually develop from in house training with our highly qualified Clinical teams, in West London. In these new roles, you will be responsible for overseeing either our Early Years/KS1 provisions, primary and secondary schools or our new 19-25 vocational and college provisions. You will undertake agreed delegated management responsibilities for example supervisions, appraisals, and audits. You will also work collaboratively to deliver bespoke assessment and intervention plans for autistic children, young people, or adults with associated needs such as ADHD, social communication difficulties, sensory processing needs and trauma within these educational settings.

Outcomes First Group uses a holistic, therapeutic approach to help our children, young people and adults in their daily lives, ensuring they are safe, comfortable, and healthy. Undertaking all aspects of Occupational Therapy clinical duties, you will adhere to professional and regulatory guidelines, carrying out specialist individual assessments and interventions, and preparing relevant documentation, including writing reports. You will also contribute significantly to providing information and training to staff, commissioners and other agencies.

Our well-established multidisciplinary Clinical Team maintain a nurturing and loving environment where our children can flourish. Always putting our children and young people at the forefront of everything they do. All our settings maintain a strong safeguarding culture, and our children and young people are heard, respected and involved in decisions that affect them wherever possible.

When it comes to looking after our children and adults, we strive for excellence, which is why we are the leading children services provider in the UK. With this in mind, we are looking for Occupational Therapists who shares our vision; to build incredible futures by empowering vulnerable young people in the UK to be happy and to make their way in the world.

About the Group

Outcomes First Group is the largest independent provider of special needs education and care. We are a vital part of local communities in England, Scotland and Wales with a renowned reputation for quality and positive outcomes for the people we educate and care for.

Our divisional brands include Acorn Education and Care and Options Autism.

For more information on the group please visit:

Essential Criteria:

  • Recognised and relevant Occupational Therapist degree
  • Valid and up to date HCPC registration
  • Relevant post-qualification experience working as a Therapist, including working with the specific client group in an educational setting
  • Driving licence and access to vehicle
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal, complex, technical and clinically sensitive information to the specific client group, their carers and families and a wide range of professionals outside the service
  • Experience of undertaking appraisal and planning CPD for less experienced staff
  • Ability to assume leadership responsibilities whilst working as part of a multidisciplinary team and be proactive in working alone.
  • Skills in co-working, liaison and consultation with others, especially with regard to highly complex cases
  • Specialist knowledge of OT assessments and interventions

To discuss this role in more detail, please contact: and to see a virtual tour of Syon College click here: Syon Nursery here:

Why work for us?

Alongside working with a network of clinical colleagues with regular forums for peer reflection and practice development, Outcomes First Group offer an array of flexible benefit options.

  • Training: A full induction, in-house training from our highly qualified clinical colleagues and access to our in-house online training platform with hundredsof courses
  • Holiday: 25 days plus bank holidays with the opportunity to buy more
  • Clinical Development: 2000 to spend on continuous professional development.
  • Flexible benefits: meaning you can increase/decrease benefits such as life insurance
  • Wellbeing:Your Wellbeing Matters access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services and physical health checks and work 4 days but be paid for 5 so you have a better work/life balance Subject to T&Cs
  • Medical coverso you can claim back the cost of things like an opticians or dentist appointment and a host ofhigh-street discounts
  • Shopping so you can get discounts on brands in the UK and abroad
  • A recommend a friend scheme that offers a 1,000 bonus every time
  • 4 day working week, paid for 5 T&C's apply

Plus more!

And thats not all, we place the outcomes of the children and vulnerable young adults in our services at the heart of everything we do, so youll wake every day in the knowledge that your role will have a significant positive impact on the lives of others.

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to a fully enhanced DBS.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 1016238518-2
  • Date Posted: 26 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Outcomes First Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent