Occupational Therapy Assistant

£17400 FTE Pro Rata = £4742.69 per annum
Role type:
Part Time, Term-Time Only
12hrs weekly 39 weeks per annum
Contract type:
Term-time only
Closing Date:
Interview Date(s):
Job Details:

National Star in Hereford are looking for an Occupational Therapy Assistant to work with a group of learners who have a range of physical and learning disabilities, including PMLD and ASD. The successful candidate will be supporting our Senior Occupational Therapist in the delivery of high quality therapeutic interventions to promote students learning and supporting their health and wellbeing at our college in Hereford.

Candidates need to have excellent interpersonal skills; be proactive, creative and forward thinking; enjoy networking, planning, setting targets and delivering therapeutic programmes.

The role is 12 hours per week over 39 weeks. (Term Time)        

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email hr@natstar.ac.uk.

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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