Occupational Therapy Assistants
Occupational therapy enables pupils to thrive and achieve their full potential. This is done by providing practical support to empower and facilitate the pupils to overcome the barriers that prevent them from fully participating in school life. In turn, this helps to increase the pupil’s independence and satisfaction in all aspects of life. OT has been integrated into the curriculum with the teaching staff using a range of strategies in lessons and an awareness of each pupils OT needs. This includes the use of specialist equipment in classrooms, individual programs of activities for identified students to complete.