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How to become an Occupational Therapist (OT)

Written by: WME & WMADASS
Published on: 10 Nov 2023

Just Launched - Local Authority Occupational Therapist (OT) Career Pathway!

WM ADASS and West Midlands Employers have developed a Local Authority Occupational Therapist (OT) Career Pathway highlighting careers across the specialism. 

Launched during Occupational Therapy Week 2023, this guide provides an overview of Occupational Therapist careers and how you can join this specialism.

The guide includes:

  • Information on the role of an Occupational Therapist (OT) 
  • Different roles across the specialism and how to progress 
  • Key skills required 
  • Benefits 
  • Testimonials from OTs across our region's councils  

If you'd like to find out more about working in adult social care across our regions council, you can also visit out Adult Social Care Careers Hub.  

Click here to view the Occupational Therapist Pathway! 

If you think this might be the career for you - start your search on WMJobs!