Occupational Therapist

Salary: £42,000 per annum pro-rata.  

Hours: Fulltime – Term Time

Location: Aurora Redehall School, Redehall Rd, Smallfield, Nr. Horley,Surrey, RH6 9QA

The Role:

Aurora Redehall, is a new special needs day school in Surrey, for pupils aged 6 to 16 years who have complex language and communication difficulties associated with Asperger’s Syndrome. They may have challenges around their emotional and mental health that create barriers to learning and impact on their behaviour. 

As part of the schools continued growth strategy we are now looking for a qualified Occupational Therapist to join the team.

The post holder will provide Occupational Therapy Services in response to needs identified by assessment and as set out as part of a Statement of Special Educational Needs or Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP), to enable students to fulfil their potential all aspects of their lives.

As a school with young people on the Autistic Spectrum, or related conditions, we would be looking for someone with strong experience in Sensory Integration and developing self-regulation strategies.

The Aurora Group is an innovative provider of education and care for children, young people and adults with vast ranges of special needs, and we are growing fast.  Within our first year of operation we have enjoyed great success and have 11 services across the country. 

Qualifications:

A recognised degree in Occupational Therapy and current registration of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Experience:

Previous experience in an Occupational Therapist role, preferably with children and young adults.

 

Benefits:

Being part of The Aurora Group entitles you to a generous benefits package including:

  • Life assurance

  • Pension plan

  • High street discounts

  • Child care vouchers

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Annual membership fee for NMC

  • Paid Holiday

Aurora is an innovative provider of education and care for children, young people and adults with special needs and disabilities.

How to apply:

If you are interested then click “Apply Online” below. Alternatively, call Aurora Redehall on 01342 778650 or download our application form below and email it to recruitment@the-aurora-group.com

The Aurora Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young adults in our care. Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Click here to download an application form - (If you are not applying online, please email to recruitment@the-aurora-group.com

Closing Date: 17th November