Education Therapist Grade 1: Occupational Therapist: Special School

REF NO: K11/159
SALARY : R281 148 per annum
CENTRE : Wolvenkop Specal School (SID), Bronkhorstspruit
CLOSING DATE : 14 September 2017

An appropriate recognized qualification that allows for the required registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA).
Registration with the HPCSA as a Therapist in the specific field (Occupational Therapy or Speech Therapy) as well as registration with SACE.
Valid driver’s license.
Relevant experience in terms of the OSD to determine the grade of the successful candidate is required if registered with the HPCSA in the RSA as a Therapist who performed Community Service.
Willingness to stay on the school premises if so required.
Appointment will be subject to the completion of a vetting/screening process.
Applications without proof of registration with SACE would be provisionally accepted, on condition that definite proof of registration be provided prior to appointment.

Function as integral member of the professional multi-disciplinary team dealing with learners with special needs.
Provide specific therapy (occupational- or speech therapy) to learners who have perceptual-motor problems, physical and neurogical impairment, sensory integration and developmental backlogs.
Implement prevention and intervention support programmes with regard to learners with special needs.