Speech and Language Therapist, Meath School, Ottershaw, Surrey

Speech and Language Therapist

Full-Time, Permanent Contract (working term time only and up to one week during school closure period)
Annual Salary: £27,768 – £30,850
I CAN Centre with Meath School, Ottershaw, Surrey

We are looking for an enthusiastic forward-thinking Maingrade Speech and Language Therapist who wants to develop their career, skills and knowledge in a specialist educational setting from Reception to end 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.  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 a three times 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 care officers, with class groups, smaller groups and with individual children.  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 Asperger’s Syndrome / high functioning ASD) with associated learning and/or behavioural difficulties.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Simon Elliott, Head of Therapy on 01932 872302 email selliott@meath-ican.org.uk

To find out more about Meath School and I CAN visit www.meathschool.org.uk  and www.ican.org.uk

To apply, please download an application pack download from www.ican.org.uk/working-for-us and email your completed application to SBM@meath-ican.org.uk

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

Closing date: 9am, 13 September 2019
Interviews: to be confirmed