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Occupational Therapist

Job Description

We are recruiting for Occupational Therapist in the Surrey area to support a Specialist Day School. This service is for Younger People between the ages of 11-19 years who have a range of Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) needs.

Providing support to Younger People within a school that meets the needs of pupils with ASD and additional needs such as ADHD, Speech and Language Difficulties, Sensory Issues and Associated Behavioural Difficulties - recently rated Good by Ofsted.

Job Purpose: Occupational Therapist

Salary: £40,959 - £48,504 per annum + £250 SCS Sign-Up Bonus

Location: Sutton, Surrey

Working Hours: Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 16:30

Contract: Full-Time | 5 Days

Key Responsibilities:

  • Use advanced specialist knowledge and levels of experience appropriately and effectively across a range of work practices which is underpinned by comprehensive and extensive theoretical knowledge and practical experience.
  • Assess the motor, perceptual and sensory integration skills of the young people and to ascertain how any differences impact on their function and participation.
  • To identity training needs, develop and facilitate training sessions to staff and parents/carers.
  • To prepare high-quality reports and quality assure reports.
  • To complete administrative requirements in a timely manner. These include evidencing that you are meeting EHCP requirements, liaison and completion of MDT reports and updating WG-EHCP targets.


  • Registered with the HCPC
  • Degree or equivalent qualification in Occupational Therapy
  • Experience working with Young People, especially those who suffer from Mental Health difficulties such as ASD.
  • Have experience of supporting teams around a child or young person to ensure they are being provided with clinically informed living and learning environments and experiences.
  • Are a confident, engaging and effective role model, guide, leader and trainer.


  • Full induction and on the job Training
  • Paid School Holidays and Bank Holidays
  • Family Healthcare Plan - Access to instant check-ups and consultations
  • Car Purchase Scheme
  • Career Development
  • Wellbeing and Employee Assistance Support
  • Pension Contribution
  • Life Insurance
  • High-Street Vouchers and Apple Scheme
  • Family Days Out
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Free Meals
  • Recommend a friend scheme - receive £2,000 bonus every time!

Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard-work!

  • £150 Agency Switch Bonus - If you're unhappy with your current agency or simply fancy a change, Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.
  • £250 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £250, paid after completion of four weeks in your new placement.
  • £250 Referral Bonus - Simply refer your friend. If they get the role, we'll give you £250. That's £1000 if you refer 4 friends - easy money whilst helping out your friends and family!

To Apply:
Please contact Eleanor: | (01772) 208 963