Occupational Therapy Assistant

Exeter, Devon
£19,510 pro rata  
15 Jun 2017
22 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Salary: £19,510 pro rata  
Hours: 22 hours week, 39 weeks year
Location: Exeter

Closing Date: Sunday 18th June 2017

We have an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Therapy Assistant to join our Therapy team. Working under the guidance and direction of the Team Lead for Therapy Services you will support young people across the age and ability range with visual impairments and other disabilities.

The role includes supporting the development and extension of therapy activities, run weekly sessions on a 1:1 basis with guidance and planning from an OT, support individual young people in the development of specific skills.

You should have an understanding of child protection issues and be able to guide and instruct staff in safe practices as well as experience of organising and running activities on and off site.

WESC Foundation is committed to equality and diversity. We welcome applicants regardless of racial, ethnic or national origin, religion or beliefs, disability, sexuality, age or responsibilities for dependents.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are conditional to an enhanced DBS check.

For an application form and full job description please click apply

Please note we do not accept CVs.