Paediatric Occupational Therapist - Autism - Kent

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Are you a compassionate Occupational Therapist who specialises in Paediatric Learning Disabilities?

Our client is currently seeking an Occupational Therapist to join their fantastic Paediatric Learning Disabilities service based in Kent. This position will be available for the successful therapist to start immediately, working 2 days per week for the full academic year.

The successful therapist will be working within a multidisciplinary team at a special needs school for pupils aged 16-18 years of age. The occupational therapist will provide assessment, advice, therapy and support to individuals and groups of children at the school.

Applying OT’s must have:

  • HCPC registration as an Occupational Therapist
  • Degree/qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • Extensive experience working within paediatric learning disabilities (minimum 1 year)
  • Enhanced DBS
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Ability to build good relationships with patients

Duties within this role will include:

  • ASD assessment
  • Carrying out functional assessments
  • Working as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Treating clients with Autism/ADHD
  • Managing own caseload
  • Being legally and professionally accountable for own work

What next?

If you are an Occupational Therapist that has excellent communication and rapport building skills and would like to create a positive change to those with learning difficulties, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible.

Why Pulse?

  • Daily payroll
  • Variety of opportunities in both NHS and private sectors
  • Access to high-quality voluntary training
  • Regional compliance team of trained phlebotomist’s
  • £300 recommend a friend bonus scheme*
  • First class service from our team of dedicated consultants
  • Different payment options – PAYE/PSC/LTD and umbrella
  • HireVue online interviews
  • iPoint – Electronic timesheet processing app

*Terms and conditions apply


Not for you but know the ideal Occupational Therapist?

If you are registered with Pulse and recommend a friend to us, you can earn £300 per recommendation once they have worked over 200 hours*.


Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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