Speech and Language Therapist, Ingfield Manor School, West Sussex

Ingfield Manor School

Speech and Language Therapist

We are looking for a Children’s Dysphagia specialist

Full time hours (Full or part-time working will be considered)
Monday-Friday, Term Time only
Salary: Up to 31,432 per annum (dependent on experience)
Permanent role
Based at Ingfield Manor School, Billingshurst, RH14 9AX

Ingfield Manor School is a day and weekly boarding school for 60 pupils and students age 3-19 with neuro-motor impairments such as cerebral palsy. We are one of the UK’s leading Conductive Education providers. Our school is an exciting and rewarding place to work with excellent resources, including a new multi-sensory room. Full clinical supervision, training and CPD opportunities are ongoing.

We require an experienced speech and language therapist to lead on service development initiatives and evidenced based practice around dysphagia management. You will clinically support other speech and language therapy colleagues at the school, lead on training specific to eating and drinking needs and work towards embedding practice amongst all school staff.

The successful candidate will have a sound knowledge of the IDDSI framework and should be at minimum level ‘C’ in accordance with the RCSLT Dysphagia competency Framework.

You will also have knowledge of supporting young people with complex communication difficulties and use of AAC.

Ambito Education are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All offers of employment are subject to rigorous pre-employment checks, including enhanced DBS, in line with our stringent safer recruitment policy.

To apply please download and complete the application form and email to: Ingfield.recruitment@ambitoeducation.co.uk

For queries call 01403 782294

Closing date: 1st July 2021