Speech and Language Therapy Assistant (Fixed Term), Royal School for the Blind Liverpool

ROYAL SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND LIVERPOOL

A school judged outstanding by OFSTED. 

The Royal School for the Blind (RSB), Liverpool offers educational placements for children with visual impairments and moderate to severe learning disabilities.  Placements at the school are for both day and residential children.  

It is the aim of the School to provide the highest educational and care opportunities for all our children. The ages of the young people range from 2 – 19 years. 

Speech and Language Therapy Assistant (Fixed Term) 

Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: NHS Band 3/4 (£20,330 – £24,882 For Full time equivalent. Salary will be pro ratered down to reflect term time)
Location: Church Road North, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 6TQ
Contract type: Full time (37 hours per week), term time only.
Contract term: Fixed Term (12 months)

We are looking for a motivated and suitably qualified Speech and Language Therapy Assistant/Therapist to assist our team at RSB. You will have excellent communication skills and will be keen to promote the needs of our children and work closely with our staff. You will promote our vision and seek to maintain the reputation of RSB in all aspects of your work. You will be skilled at working in partnership with a range of professionals and be a team player as well as being able to work independently as required.

Applications from newly qualified speech and language therapists are welcomed to work as an assistant.

The role is term time based.

Closing date: Sunday 26th September
Shortlisting: Monday 27th September
Interview date: Wednesday 29th September

Safeguarding: The Charity considers safeguarding as its highest priority and fosters an active safeguarding culture. The post will be subject to a range of pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Applications are welcome from those with enthusiasm and commitment.

The school and the residential provision are rated outstanding by OFSTED.

The post will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

For further information about us please visit our website www.rsblind.org

Application information is available by emailing karen.bibby@rsblind.co.uk.

Please note CVs are not accepted.

Return applications to: Email: karen.bibby@rsblind.co.uk or post to Karen Bibby, Head of Central Services, The Royal School for the Blind Charity Liverpool , Church Road North, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 6TQ.  Tel:  0151 733 1012