Speech and Language Therapist

East Midlands
Contract type:
Full time
NHS band:
Band 5, Band 6
Specialist areas:
Education, Mainstream and special schools
Start Date:
Billing Brook School
Job Ref:

Name of Head Teacher: Caroline Grant

Salary: NHS Band 5 or Band 6

Hours: 37 hours per week, 41 weeks per year.

Billing Brook School is an all age special school located in the Lumbertubs area of Northampton. We provide a specialist environment for a wide range of special needs including autism; severe learning difficulties and speech, language and communication needs.

We are seeking to appoint a Speech & Language Therapist (Band 5 or Band 6) to join us as soon as possible or by September 2018 at the latest, working and guided by our full time Senior Speech and Language Therapist.

The main duties will include:
-Implementing our Service Delivery Model to support staff and children across the whole school
-Direct Intervention
-Class-led direct intervention and whole school support
We can offer you regular supervision with our SALT and appropriate CPD opportunities.

The school is committed to safeguarding and the successful applicant will be required to have an enhanced DBS check.

The successful applicant will need to:

• Have an interest in a pediatric special needs caseload

• Be a hard-working & enthusiastic team player

• Demonstrate experience (Clinical or non-Clinical) in working with children with Autism Spectrum conditions and/or Learning difficulties

Newly qualified therapists (or those due to qualify in Summer 2018) are welcome to apply. For an informal discussion about this post and/or to arrange a visit to the school please contact Sue Mabbutt Senior Speech and Language Therapist on 01604 773910 or e-mail susanmabbut@bbrook.co.uk – term time.

Please return your completed application form by email to: head@billing.northants-ecl.gov.uk

Closing Date: 1st May 2018

Interview Date: After 8th May 2018

Start Date: September 2018 or sooner

Billing Brook School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Billing Brook School
Tel: 01604 773910
Contact: Sue Mabbutt

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