Full -time Occupational Therapy Assistant

Full -time Occupational Therapy Assistant at More House School – Immediate start

Full time (full-time equivalent job share considered), permanent contract, non-residential position in an Ofsted-rated ‘Outstanding’ School.

Post: We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly professional Occupational Therapy Assistant, ideally with experience in special needs, to join our dynamic team as soon as possible. We offer excellent training and support working in a unique, friendly and professional environment.

• Large, friendly multi-disciplinary team;
• Comprehensive support and training given;
• Competitive salary;
• Generous school holidays.

All school employees benefit from: free on-site parking, excellent free lunchtime meals and use of the fitness gym suite. Our school terms are shorter than in the state sector, with generous holidays. We also provide a comprehensive induction programme and ongoing professional development, supported through INSET days and other training opportunities.

About the department: We are a large multi-disciplinary team, consisting of Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Literacy and Numeracy tutors. The department has a growing national reputation and is committed to professional development. Training is provided within school during our comprehensive in-service training programme and regularly throughout the term. Attendance at relevant external training courses or central excellence networks (CENs) is encouraged.

The School: More House School provides an exceptional, mainstream education for boys with Speech, Language and Communication Disorders, Specific Learning Difficulties and related SEND needs. The school, recognised as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted over more than a decade, offers a specialised learning environment for 490 day and boarding boys from Year 4 to Year 13. Our pupils are academically able and take a range of GCSE, BTEC and A-Level courses.

Salary: Competitive

Please see job brochure

To Apply:
Please visit our website www.morehouseschoo.co.uk, and complete the online application form.

Closing date for applications: Friday 28th June 2024

Interested candidates are welcome to make an appointment to visit the school for an informal visit.
The School reserves the right to interview appropriate candidates in advance of the above-named dates, and to appoint. Interested candidates are therefore strongly urged to submit their application as soon as possible.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS clearance and the receipt of satisfactory references before a formal job offer is confirmed.

More House School is firmly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Registered Charity No: 311872 Moons Hill, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 3AP