School for Inspiring Talents
School for Inspiring Talents are seeking to appoint an Occupational Therapist to work as part of our Multi-Disciplinary Team.
Candidates must have an interest in working with young people aged 5-16 years whose primary need is social, emotional and mental health difficulties.
There may also be underlying dyspraxia, dyslexia, ASD and sensory integration needs. The post involves working with students using evidence-based and child-centred principles to assess, plan, implement and evaluate interventions and to work closely with the teaching staff to integrate strategies into the classroom.
Devon might have an image as a pastrol idyll, but in reality there are many people in need who we strive to help. In the county we have:
3,425 children in receipt of a social work service
684 children in care
450 children subject to child protection plans
243 families supported by Devon’s Troubled Families Programme
Here at Devon County Council we are proud of the high quality of our work with children, young people and their families. We are committed to:
Fulfilling children and young peoples’ mental, physical, social and emotional needs
Ensuring that children are the focus of our work and their voices must be central and heard in the work we do
Ensuring that outcomes meet the children's safeguarding needs
Careers in children and families
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