Work less hours to do the stuff you love doing! Job Title: Occupational Therapist Location: Falkland House School Salary: 27,000 – 50,000 per annum Hours: Up to 22.5 hours per week; Monday – Friday Contract: Permanent; 52 weeks per year We understand the value of helping our employees to achieve their Continued Professional Development goals and offer a 2,000 training allowance to allow you to complete role specific training tailored to your individual requirements. About the role We are looking for an Occupational Therapist to join our in-house Clinical Team at Falkland House School based in Perth. Working collaboratively across both Perth and Fife, you will deliver bespoke assessment and intervention plans for our children and young people with developmental trauma, autism, ADHD, complex and social, emotional and mental health needs (SEMH). You will be responsible for holding the occupational therapy caseload at both Falkland House School Perth and Falkland House School Fife. With the full support of our in house clinical service lead, occupational therapy, and well-established Wellbeing and Clinical Service network across the group, you will also contribute to staff training, consultation and reflective practice. Both a challenging and rewarding role, this position would suit a resilient and enthusiastic individual, with a therapeutic approach and the ability to make decisions, as well as manage their own workload. Our clinical staff help to maintain a nurturing and caring environment where our children can flourish. Always putting our children and young people at the forefront of everything they do. All our settings maintain a strong safeguarding culture, and our children and young people are heard, respected and involved in decisions that affect them wherever possible. When it comes to looking after our children, we strive for excellence, which is why we are the leading children services provider in the UK. With this in mind, we are looking for an Occupational Therapist who shares our vision; to build incredible futures by empowering vulnerable young people in the UK to be happy and to make their way in the world. Location: Falkland House School Perth https:// About the Group Outcomes First Group is the largest independent provider of special needs education and care. We are a vital part of local communities in England, Scotland and Wales with a renowned reputation for quality and positive outcomes for the people we educate and care for. We are really proud to say that in October 2021, Outcomes First Group were officially certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ for the third year running. Our divisional brands include Acorn Education and Care and Options Autism. For more information on the group please visit: https:// Essential Criteria: Recognised Occupational Therapy degree Valid and up to date HCPC Registration Registered member of RCOT Previous experience of paid or voluntary work within a trauma or complex needs setting Clear and concise report writing relating to clinical and research activities Hold a full UK driving licence, with access to a car (Desirable) Experience within the specialist client group. (complex communication issues relating to autism, including language disorder, dyspraxia, sensory impairment, learning disabilities/difficulties and associated challenging behaviour) (Desirable) Experience of multi-professional work with teams or services within the designated speciality preferred. Newly qualified candidates will be considered. Ability to work independently For further information on this role please refer the Job Description and Person Specification attached. To discuss this role in more detail, please contact: . Why work for us? Alongside working with a network of clinical colleagues with regular forums for peer reflection and practice development, Outcomes First Group offer an array of flexible benefit options. Benefits Your health and wellbeing are important to us, so you’ll get an exceptional reward package including: 2,000 training allowance Life Assurance Pension scheme with options to increase your contributions “Your Wellbeing Matters” – access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services and physical health checks And a market-leading benefit offering through our Flexible Benefits Platform, Vista, enables you to choose the package that’s right for you, including: A wide range of health, wellbeing, and insurance benefits 100’s of discount options valid in the UK and abroad Cycle to Work Schemes Electric Car Purchase Scheme Critical illness cover And that’s not all, we place the outcomes of the children and vulnerable young adults in our services at the heart of everything we do, so you’ll wake every day in the knowledge that your role will have a significant positive impact on the lives of others. We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to a fully enhanced DBS.