KENT OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

Working with us

We first began Kent OT in 2011 when we offered an OT service to care homes in East Kent. We loved the diversity of this work and enjoyed working with some wonderful people. We developed our multisensory group work programme which we then published as a book, The Multisensory Reminiscence Activity Book. During this time, we also worked with two associates (who are still with us!) who carried out OT assessments and treatment programmes in other specialist areas.
Following Covid, we decided that Kent OT would take a new direction and, through word of mouth and recommendations amongst therapists in Kent who wanted to do some independent work, we began to grow our lovely team!

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Our values

Kent OT is built on honesty, integrity, and hard work. We love and value the ‘family feel’ that we have at Kent OT and work to maintain this by being accessible and supportive to our team. Each of the therapists has an area of special interest and is an expert in their field of practice. We are proud of the range of knowledge and talent that is within our team and the generosity in sharing it along with advice, ideas and resources which happens on a daily basis.

Our ethos

Trustworthiness and credibility are central to the ethos of our work. We are proud of our reputation for excellent communication with, and support of, our clients and our team. Being client centred is at the heart of our business.

Being an associate of Kent OT

When you join Kent OT you will be part of a supportive and well-informed team which works hard for the clients they provide therapy for.
We are available to each team member and make time for regular contact through team meetings, coffee drop-ins, zoom or in-person catch-ups. We have an active WhatsApp group, and satellite supervision groups, and Sophie or Sarah are always contactable. We have recently started a newsletter which is a great way of sharing information including positive feedback received from clients, new training that has been completed, dates for the diary etc.
Kent OT receives a variety of enquiries and referrals and we have a growing library of assessment tools which can be borrowed for use when assessing or carrying out treatment sessions with clients.
Contact Sarah and Sophie for more details.

Sarah and Sophie

Co-founders of Kent Occupational Therapy

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How would you describe working with Kent Occupational Therapy?

I enjoy the flexibility, and the variety of work with Kent OT. The team is friendly, knowledgeable and supportive.

Luke

Organised, responsive, and friendly. Thank you for all the support you have shown me over the past few months.

Sandra

Sophie and Sarah are lovely, lots of opportunities to meet as a team for support, and there are many referrals. The communication is great and I feel very supported.

Sarah

Super supportive, staff and client-focussed, Sophie and Sarah are really friendly and accessible. Variety of cases, supportive working environment, virtual peer support network.

Ruth

Very supportive experience with Kent OT. Sophie and Sarah are very supportive.

Katie

A super interesting and supportive experience, the work is diverse and rewarding. It makes my OT heart sing!

Farrah

Sophie and Sarah are supportive with great communication. They are very understanding and always accessible.There is flexibility to decide if I want to take on work, and I have a good level of independence. I enjoy chatting with the other associates and gain so much from meeting up. I feel like I'm part of a team.

James

Great, lovely, friendly and approachable making everything simple and effective.

Claire

Really lovely team, supportive, helpful, welcoming.

Sam

Exceptional communication and support - always happy to listen if required. Thank you for all you do. I love working with Kent OT!

Chloe

Great cases. I love my job with you. You are both so lovely and generous with your time and energy, checking in regularly. I feel supported

Sally

Thank you for all the help and support over the year.

Claire

Supportive and really amazing. I really enjoy working with Kent OT.

Clare

All Our
Occupational Therapists

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Are specialists in their field
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Are professional members of the Royal College of Occupational Therapy (RCOT)
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Have degrees in Occupational Therapy
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Are registered with the HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council)
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Are up to date with statutory training and maintain high continued professional development and clinical supervision standards.
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Are all DBS checked
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EXPERTISE, FLEXIBILITY, & DEDICATION

Why Choose Us?

We're Hands-on

We are a team of occupational therapists headed up by occupational therapists, we understand occupational therapy inside and out! We are hands-on and our clients are the centre of what we do.

We Have an Excellent Reputation

We set up Kent Occupational Therapy in 2011 and have been growing ever since! We have developed an excellent reputation throughout the county so you know you are in safe hands!

We're a Small Supportive Team

We are a small, friendly, and supportive team committed to providing top quality occupational therapy. We always work hard for the best outcome possible. 

We are Experienced

Each of our occupational therapists is highly experienced in their field of work. We have specialists within the team, and we pride ourselves on our ability to deliver best practice OT for our clients

We're Flexible

We aim to offer flexibility with appointments 7 days a week because life doesn’t always fit into Monday to Friday 9 am-5 pm.