Job Details

Role:                    Occupational Therapist

Location:             Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire/ There will be an expectation of travel within the locality

Salary:                 £32,000 - £37,000 FTE, depending on experience

Contract:             Permanent, 3 days per week (52 week contract)


Are you an Ocupational Therapist experienced in working within school and residential environments?  If so, we have the role for you!

This is an exciting, new opportunity for an experienced Occupational Therapist to join our clinical hub, covering schools, residential homes and fostering agencies. An ideal opportunity for those who would be excited by creating a nationally important resource with the substantial backing of a leading provider of education and care for children, young people, and adults with complex needs.

About the Role

You will work with staff and young people, covering Park School and surrounding residential homes and contribute to the assessment and intervention plans for our children and young people with developmental trauma, autism, ADHD, complex and SEMH needs. You will also be contributing to training, consultation with staff members and reflective practice. There will also be opportunity for clinical involvement within fostering services.

You will be responsible for holding the occupational therapy caseload at Park School and surrounding residential homes. You will work closely alongside our in house clinical team. It is an exciting opportunity to be supported by and work alongside our specialist clinical team hub across the region, which comprises of Clinical Psychology, Speech and Language therapy, Psychotherapy and therapy and psychology assistants.

Who we are looking for

We’re looking for a committed and enthusiastic Occupational Therapist. Someone with a holistic and integrated approach to care, education and clinical services would be perfect for this role.

Essential requirements

  •  Recognised and relevant Occupational Therapy degree, and HCPC registration.
  • Experience within the specialist client group
  • Experience of multi-professional work with teams or services within the designated speciality
  • A driving license and car are essential due to the nature of the role.
  • Please see Job Description / Person Specification for a full list of essential criteria.

In return we offer:

  • Professional supervision
  • A network of clinical colleagues with regular forums for peer reflection & practice development
  • Company Pension Scheme and benefits
  • “Your Wellbeing Matters"- access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services
  • Employee Rewards Hub – access to discounts, offers and cashback with 100s of retailers
  • Continuous professional development & training for a clear career path
  • Opportunity to enrich the lives of others and make a positive difference
  • Be part of a fantastic team who work hard together and support each other

No two days are ever the sameApplication process

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply online today or contact Dr Grace Major, Lead Clinician, for more information.

The Outcomes First Group are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS.  We expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment and strive to achieve the best outcome possible for everybody in our care. A full application form must be completed with all employment dates accurate and gaps in employment accounted for