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We're a small, dedicated team dedicated to putting fun, inclusion and confidence back into the lives of people with disabilities.

Occupational Therapist

We're currently looking for an Occupational Therapist who has enthusiasm for the benefits of video games.

You would join our multi-professional assessment and support team (that already includes five OTs) who are helping severely disabled people throughout the UK to find a way to make the most of their leisure time, primarily through access to videogames.

This is a full-time permanent position.

2017 Graduates welcome to apply.

Salary Band 5.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to

Closing date for applications: 21 April 2017.

Interviews to be held on 3/4 May 2017.

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Please don't send us requests for employment, an internship or work experience unless in response to a specific job which is advertised on this page. If and when the charity’s Trustees are looking to employ new staff, they will invite applications from people with a specific combination of skills, qualifications and experience to match a detailed job description that's made available to everyone through this website and elsewhere as appropriate.

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