Hillingdon Council: Putting our residents first
About the job
Hillingdon are searching for a Senior Children's Occupational Therapist who is ready to take the next step in their career. You will be dedicated to providing an effective OT service to Children and Young People.
As a Senior OT, you will be expected to work at an advanced level and with a high level of autonomy, effectively manage a caseload that includes clients with the most complex and specialist needs.
Our welcoming team say Hillingdon is supportive, professional, and a great place to learn and develop skills. You will be supported to develop your skills, receive regular supervision and be given time to commit to professional development.
About the person
We are looking for motivated and resilient therapists who will actively contribute to the future success of our service.
In addition to having an Occupational Therapy degree/diploma and the appropriate post qualification experience, you will need to have excellent communication skills and be able to effectively operate IT equipment and software applications. You will also have previous experience of working with Children as an OT.
In return, Hillingdon look to reward your contribution by offering benefits including:
- Free car parking
- Interest free season ticket loan
- Laptop and smart phone to allow mobile working
- Regular supervision from an Occupational Therapist
- Regular time for self-directed professional development activities
- HCPC or COT professional fees paid
- Generous holiday allowance
- Local Government Pension Scheme
Our Civic centre office is located in the vibrant shopping centre of Uxbridge where you can get Hillingdon staff discounts. Uxbridge has good transport links with both the underground and bus stations a short walk away.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances. Disability Confident Employer & Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy