Specialist / Senior Specialist Speech and Language Therapist
Full Time (working term time only and up to three weeks during school closure period) Part time/job share applications will be considered.
Annual Salary: £31,987 - £38,973 dependent on experience
We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic forward thinking Specialist / Senior Specialist Speech and Language Therapist who wants to develop their career, skills and knowledge in a specialist educational setting from Reception to end of Key Stage 2. You will enjoy the chance to work within a well resourced department with a small (10 -12 children) but complex caseload, where intensive therapy with pupils is encouraged. You will work with class groups, smaller groups and with individual children. You will support SLT colleagues to develop their skills through line management of Speech and Language Therapist/s or Speech and Language Therapy Assistant. You will have responsibility for or support with leading across school projects and areas of development. You will be involved in training and outreach. If you believe you can help our learners to fulfil their potential at school, at home and in their communities and are looking for a fresh challenge, then this role may be just what you are looking for. We offer supervision, frequent CPD, strong collaborative practice and peer support.
I CAN’s Meath school is an outstanding special school committed to the highest quality integrated education, therapy and care. You will work collaboratively as part of strong and supportive multi-disciplinary team of Teachers, Therapists, Learning Support Assistants and Residential Care Officers. Meath School is a non-maintained day and residential school for pupils aged between 4 – 11 years, who have severe and complex speech, and language disorders (including high functioning ASD) with associated learning and/or behavioural difficulties.
Closing date: 9th February 2021
is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young
people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We carry out appropriate
vetting and verification of qualifications, employment history and experience
on all our people. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS and
barred list check.