Empowering People, Launching lives

Occupational Therapist Band 6

Full time or part time, permanent

We have a vacancy for an Occupational Therapist to join our Therapies Team at BeyondAutism. Working across our organisation, you will be joining colleagues who support learners from Early Years up to 25 years of age. You will work within a strong multidisciplinary team with education and behaviour analysis professionals and be supported by a Head of Therapy Services.


Who we are:

  • A strong and vibrant Therapies Team, passionate about sharing their experience and knowledge within a range of areas
  • A forward-thinking multi-disciplinary team, sharing skills and knowledge across Behaviour Analysis, teaching and therapeutic frameworks
  • We work with children and young people aged 1 – 25 years old, offering a wide range of functional and motivating therapeutic intervention


We are looking for a Therapist who is:

  • Qualified to degree level in OT
  • Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Experienced, fun and motivated
  • Passionate about improving the lives of autistic children and young adults and their families
  • Secure in using evidence-based practice to underpin motivating therapy activities


We can offer:

  • The opportunity to develop your skills across a range of settings
  • Regular external and internal training
  • Manageable caseloads of around 40 children and young people
  • Good resources budget
  • Flexibility to work autonomously
  • A generous and flexible annual leave entitlement
  • Regular Clinical Supervision

You will join a supportive staff team where teamwork, flexibility and a positive personality are essential attributes. Find out more about how we use OT at BeyondAutism by visiting our therapies page.

We are particularly seeking applications from people that represent the diversity of our community.

BeyondAutism is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced disclosure will be conducted for the successful applicant.

Apply online now


Location: London

Salary: Band 6

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Type: Full time or part time, permanent

Date posted: 11th January 2023

Closing Date: Monday, 17th April 2023

Interview Date: TBC

Job Description: Download

Person Specification: Download

Application Form: Download

Disclosure Form: Download

Monitoring Form: Download

How to apply:

To apply for this role please email a completed application form, disclosure form and monitoring form to

HR Department, BeyondAutism, 140 Woking Close, London, SW15 5LD.

Registered Charity No. 1082599. Registered in England and Wales Ltd by guarantee No. 4041459 Registered Office: Ashurst LLP, London Fruit & Wool Exchange, 1 Duval Square, London, E1 6PW