Speech and Language Therapist

Location Royal Tunbridge Wells
Discipline: OT / SaLT
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £24k - 35k per year
Contact name: Medical Team

Contact email: medical@careerline.co.uk
Job ref: OS 245
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: 27/05/2022

Speech & Language Therapist - Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Term time only
Applicants looking for full-time work or a part-time/job share opportunity are welcome
Our client is the Tunbridge Wells District Special School for day pupils, aged from 3 to 19 years, all of whom have profound, severe and complex needs.  They are committed towards becoming an Outstanding School, which provides a centre of therapeutic excellence to support the learning and achievement of all pupils.
They are seeking an innovative and experienced Speech & Language Therapist to join their vibrant, friendly, positive and forward-looking team, working across their three sites.  For the right candidate they would also consider applications from newly qualified therapists.
You will be joining a dynamic Therapy Team, which includes Speech & Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Therapy Assistants.  You will play an integral part in mapping the SaLT provision and working with their Therapy Assistants to support pupils and their Parents/Carers to achieve person centred outcomes relevant to Education, Health Care Plans.
The ideal candidate will ideally have experience of working with children and young people with a range of special educational needs and disabilities, within an educational setting.
Hours: 37 hours per week, working 8.30am to 4.30pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8.30am to 5pm on Tuesdays and 8.30am to 3.30pm on Fridays, with half an hour lunch break each day.  The post is term time only plus two extra weeks to be worked across the holidays.
Salary range: £24,000 to £35,000 per annum, dependent on qualifications and experience and paid pro rata to hours and weeks worked.
Clinical supervision and excellent continued professional development will be available.
For full details, please apply online or call 01227 780888