I CAN Centre with Meath School, Ottershaw, Surrey
Senior Specialist Speech and Language Therapists (two positions)
- Full Time, Permanent Contract (working term time only and up to three weeks during school closure period) Part time/job share applications will be considered.
- Full Time, Temporary Contract 12 months initially (working term time only and up to three weeks during school closure period) Part time/job share applications will be considered.
Actual Annual Full Time Salary for both roles: £34,446 – £38,022
We are looking for two experienced, enthusiastic forward thinking Senior Specialist Speech and Language Therapists who want 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 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.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Kayleigh Turner, Acting Head of Therapy on 01932 872302 email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 9am, 4th December 2020
Interviews: Weeks beginning 7th and 14th December 2020
I CAN is the children’s communication charity. We are experts in helping children develop the speech, language and communication skills they need to thrive in a 21st century world.
I CAN is committed to equality of opportunity in employment and the safeguarding and welfare of children. We carry out the appropriate vetting and verifications on all staff and this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Registered Charity Number 210031; Scotland Charity Number SC039947