Speech & Language Therapist

Locations:
North East England
Contract type:
Permanent
Hours:
Full time
NHS band:
Unbanded
Specialist areas:
Education, Paediatric, Mainstream and special schools
Posted:
15/07/2021
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
The Percy Hedley Foundation
Job Ref:

Percy Hedley School provides all age (3-18) day and residential special education for children who have complex special educational needs including cerebral palsy, PMLD and those with communication difficulties and autistic spectrum disorder. The physiotherapy department works collaboratively with teaching, nursing, occupational therapy and speech and language therapy colleagues to meet the needs of the pupils in a holistic and integrated way.

We require a qualified and HPC registered physiotherapist to provide input to a caseload of students with complex physical, communication and learning difficulties. The focus is on a combination of individual and small group sessions delivered collaboratively and in an integrated way within a trans-disciplinary team. A physically active approach to the curriculum, including the recent implementation of the MOVE programme are strong features of the school, with access to alternative therapies such as Hydrotherapy and Rebound therapy. There are good opportunities for CPD and clinical supervision. Percy Hedley School is a well-established provision which offers a supportive and dynamic working environment.

This position is Full Time and Term Time only.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

For further information on the role, please contact Carla Maley, Tel: 0191 2161811.

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Closing Date:
15/08/2021
Contact Details:
The Percy Hedley Foundation
Tel: (0191) 266 54 91
Contact: The Percy Hedley Foundation
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