Speech and Language Therapist

Location Colchester
Discipline: Nursing & Healthcare, OT / SaLT
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive salary dependent on experience
Contact name: Medical Team

Contact email: healthcare@careerline.co.uk
Job ref: OS 180
Published: 1 day ago
Startdate: ASAP

Speech and Language Therapist - Colchester, Essex
Salary: Dependent on experience
Hours: 37 hours (8.00am - 4.00pm with 30 minutes lunch) Term Time plus Non-Pupil Days
Our client is an inspiring school where no two days are ever the same (but a smile is always guaranteed!) which caters for pupils aged 3 - 19 who have a variety of severe learning difficulties, including some with autism and/or challenging behaviour and some with serious medical conditions.
They are looking for a dynamic, organised, enthusiastic Speech and Language Therapist to join their established therapies team.
They pride themselves in having high quality and enthusiastic staff that encourage their pupils to achieve their fullest potential academically, socially, emotionally, physically, morally, spiritually and aesthetically, enabling each pupil to grow in confidence, and able to participate in the wider community. They support their staff in doing this by offering a high level of training and development throughout their time at the their school and encouraging them too to also reach their fullest potential.
To join their team you will need:
To want to work therapeutically
To have a people centred approach and the ability to communicate effectively with pupils and adults
The skills to develop the pupils to their full potential
To be able to assess pupils knowledge and understanding scaffolding their next steps accurately
To have high expectations of students and experience of raising achievement
Understand the complexities of SEN pupils
Passion for pupils with SEND
Relevant Degree in Speech and Language
For full details, please apply online or call 01227 780888