Career Awareness

Considering a career in Occupational Therapy? Do you want more insight into the profession from an experienced therapist?
Makin Life Easier offers Occupational Therapy Career Awareness Sessions for those interested in becoming an Occupational Therapist.

The sessions cover: What is Occupational Therapy? The wide variety of roles that an Occupational Therapist can have and what these roles involve. How to become an Occupational Therapist. Occupational Therapy Course Content and Placement Opportunities. Activities to explore the potential use of Occupational Therapy to a variety of client groups. Discussion around real life case studies and work related scenarios. Full demonstration of up to date disability equipment.

The sessions also include: Full handouts. Career literature from the Royal College of Occupational Therapy. A certified Statement of Participation.

The sessions will increase attendees knowledge and awareness of Occupational Therapy, provide valuable experience from an experienced therapist, and offer interactive workshops and equipment demonstrations.

The sessions will assist attendees if applying for an Occupational Therapy course and increase awareness of the profession for those considering a new or change in career. 

If you are interested in attending one of Makin Life Easier's Career Awareness Sessions then please send us an email and we will keep you updated of future events.

The guide price is around £40 for a half day session to include refreshments, handouts, career literature and a certified Statement of Participation. The venue, in the Gosforth area of Newcastle upon Tyne, is fully accessible with free on site parking.