Senior Specialist Occupational Therapist

Senior Specialist Occupational Therapist

Job Title: Senior Specialist Occupational Therapist

Location:  Meath, Speech and Language UK School, Ottershaw, Near Woking, Surrey

Contract: Permanent, Full-Time (part-time / job share considered); 35 hours per week; term time plus 3 weeks during school closure periods)

Salary: T4 (£38,767 to £42,792) per annum 

Starting ASAP

Thank you for showing interest in joining us as a Senior Specialist Occupational Therapist at Meath.

We are looking for a dynamic, adaptable, and compassionate Occupational Therapist to join our dedicated Occupational Therapy team.

Meath is an outstanding school that caters for pupils aged 4-11years with severe/complex Speech and Language Disorders, some of whom have a variety of
co-existing conditions including Sensory Processing Disorder, Cerebral Palsy, Autistic Spectrum Disorders and moderate learning difficulties.
At Meath we are committed to enabling our pupils to function as independently and effectively as possible within the school environment, to enable their access to
the curriculum and to promote meaningful engagement in school-based tasks. We aim to consider the holistic needs of each child when working to achieve their goals
and aspirations. You will be school based and will be responsible for assessing, planning, and delivering interventions with children individually or in small groups, in specialist therapy spaces and within classroom-based and/or functional contexts.

You will also have responsibility for the supervision of others within the team, and on leading Occupational Therapy related projects or initiatives across the school. You will be involved in training, CPD opportunities and outreach programmes.

If you are interested in the position please contact Liane Hall, Lead Occupational Therapist to discuss the role further.
You can contact Liane through the school office on 01932 872302 or by email
To apply please send the completed application form to by 9am on Monday 5th June
2023. Interviews will be held at Meath School.

We will shortlist and interview whilst this vacancy remains live, so we encourage you to apply

We serve children and young people from all backgrounds and strive to represent the same diversity in our workforce. We strongly believe there is unity in diversity and are committed to create an inclusive working environment for all. We are under-represented by people who are male or from ethnic minority backgrounds or those who identify as being from the LGBTQ+ community. We particularly welcome applications from all suitably qualified people from these backgrounds. If you are excited about making an impact in children’s lives, we would love to hear from you.

We are committed to safer recruitment practices and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

In line with KSCIE 2022, all shortlisted candidates will be subject to an online search covering content that is in the public domain.


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