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New vacancies for 2020




Paediatric Occupational Therapist required from February 2020

(full time/part time/term time only considered)

Salary range £32K- £38K  (pro rata for part time/term time) dependent upon qualifications and experience

Fairley house School is an independent school for children with Specific Learning Difficulties. We are looking for a committed Occupational Therapist with experience in assessing and treating children with specific learning difficulties, including DCD and dyspraxia.  You will work as part of a transdisciplinary team of specialist teachers, speech and language therapists and educational psychologists.  You will be required to carry out a range of standardised assessments and clinical observations, complete clinical reports, keep progress notes up to date and contribute to parent conferences.  Treatment will include one to one, small groups and class-based sessions working on developing gross and fine motor skills, handwriting, classroom tool use and keyboarding.  You will provide consultation and advice to teachers in relation to sensory diets and environmental adaptations. You will be part of the specialist teaching team supporting the development of literacy and numeracy, you will contribute to IEP setting and the Annual Review processes.  Training and/or experience in using Sensory Integration principals and/or CO-OP approach is essential.    School experience is desirable.


Fairley House School is committed to improving the knowledge base of staff and provides excellent CPD opportunities.




Please contact  us for an application pack, hr@fairleyhouse.org.uk

 Closing date for applications 6th January 2020 and interviews will be week commencing 13th January 2020


Fairley House School is committed to safeguarding children and young people.  All applicants must be willing to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring service check.  

 Educational Psychologists - Freelance for assessment work


For more information about working as a freelance EP with Fairley House please contact our Assessment Clinic - Ms Melanie Tham on 0207 976 5456


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 Job Description  Job Description OT Band 5 - Junior OT May 2014.pdf

 Job Description  Job Description OT Band 6 - Experience OT May 2014.pdf

Person Spec Therapist updated.pdf

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