SEN Occupational Therapist

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  • £37,668.80 - 51,896.00 per year + Pro rata
  • Leyland, Lancashire, England
  • Permanent

Occupational Therapist - SEN Schools


Salary: £37,668.80 to £51,896.00 pro rata - depending on skills, experience and qualifications

Hours: 40 hrs per week - term time only

Location: Darwen, Leyland , Preston

We are currently seeking an experienced Occupational Therapist to join our clients therapy team on a permanent basis. You'd be based across their 3 SEN schools in Darwen, Leyland and Preston.


  • Collaborate with the SENCo and therapy team to ensure quality children's healthcare and therapy.
  • Work with families and outside agencies to ensure appropriate therapy for children.
  • Undertake autonomous assessments of children with a wide range of additional needs, including autistic spectrum conditions, sensory and attachment difficulties within the setting of a specialist school.
  • Analyse assessments to recommend and deliver appropriate interventions.
  • Support individual care plans, focusing on daily living, self-care, productivity, and leisure.
  • Develop, evaluate, and review individualised occupational therapy treatment plans.
  • Maintain accurate written records in line with professional standards.
  • Assess complex conditions in children using advanced knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and pathology.


  • Diploma/Degree in Occupational Therapy, registered with HCPC
  • Knowledge and experience of a wide range of approaches to the management of children by advanced clinical reasoning
  • Knowledge of the management of children who have autistic spectrum conditions, sensory needs and attachment difficulties, including evidence based strategies.

If you are interested in any of these roles, hit the apply button! Or for more information, please contact KAYLAH on 01772 954200 or on

Kaylah is a specialist recruiter in Clinical temporary appointments for NHS Trusts, who has a deep understanding of the industry and has helped numerous candidates find work. So if this one isn't for you, please still reach out so we can help find the perfect role for you!



Kaylah Henderson Recruitment Consultant

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