Speech and Language Therapist – Independent School

Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT)

Location: Sussex

Contract: Fixed Term, Full-Time

Start Date: As soon as possible

Our client, an independent school in Sussex is looking for an qualified and suitably experienced Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT) to join their school. The post is a 12 month, fixed-term contract, and our client is looking for the successful Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT) to begin as soon as possible.

The successful Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT) must be familiar in working with a diverse range of speech and language based needs, including but not limited to Autism, Dyslexia and Hearing Impairment. The Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT) must also be aware of national policies, codes of practice and ethics and maintain relevant career professional development. You will also be expected to deliver workshops to staff and pupils on relevant issues relating to Speech and Language based difficulties.

The ideal Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT) will be:

  • Hold at least a BSc in Speech and Language Therapy, and be registered with the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, or the Health and Care Professional Council.
  • At least 1 years’ experience post qualification, ideally working with children/young people
  • Experience working within a school/college setting
  • Familiar working with other Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT), and with outside agencies
  • Able to work independently and with initiative
  • Have exceptional communication skills, listening skills and assessment skills.

It is also essential that the successful Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT) work with empathy and enthusiasm, with a genuine interest for working with young people.

Recent graduates as well as experienced Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT) are encouraged to apply.

To find out more about the role of Speech and Language Therapist (SALT, SpLT) , please send your CV to Mhairi at Connaught Education.

Connaught Education – The Independent Schools Specialist

Connaught Education is a trading brand of Connaught Resourcing and operates as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency. We are a committed equal opportunities employer who respect and value cultural diversity. We are committed to supporting the welfare of children and young people. In support of current Safeguarding legislation we will carry out background checks and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure as part of our recruitment and selection procedures.

Job Information

Job Reference: MMSALT1201_1610475113
Salary From: £25000
Salary To: £30000
Job Industries: Medical and Nursing
Job Locations: Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Job Types: Contract
Job Skills: Speech and Language Therapist, Speech and Language Therapy, SPLT, SALT, SpLD, Speech and language

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