Speech and Language Therapist

Locations:
South East England
Contract type:
Permanent
Hours:
Full time
NHS band:
Unbanded
Specialist areas:
Education, Mainstream and special schools
Posted:
02/11/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
St Catherine's - Speech and Language
Job Ref:

St Catherine’s is a national charity, based in Ventnor on the Isle of Wight, which runs a residential special school for children and young people with speech, language and communication needs and associated difficulties.

Our aim is to support and enable our children and young people to achieve more than they ever thought possible.

The school wishes to appoint an enthusiastic, energetic and forward-thinking Speech and Language Therapist to work with children and young people aged seven to 19.

Applicants should be highly motivated and passionate about supporting students with speech, language and communications needs to access education, and to develop their independence skills within the community.

The successful applicant will develop and provide comprehensive assessments, diagnosis and direct and indirect intervention for a small caseload. Working intensively in a very supportive multi-disciplinary team, being able to build positive relationships with children and all relevant stakeholders is essential.

Applicants must be registered with HCPC and RCSLT and have experience or a genuine interest in working with children and young people who have speech, language and communication difficulties, and associated learning difficulties, along with experience of working in an educational setting.

Salary details: £23,720 starting salary per annum with full school holidays.

St Catherine’s can also offer comprehensive supervision, CPD and the opportunity to work in a beautiful location near the sea with fantastic students.

For further information and to download an application form, visit www.stcatherines.org.uk or email general@stcatherines.org.uk or telephone 01983 852 722. CVs are not accepted.

Please contact Becky Revert, Head of Speech and Language Therapy, for an informal discussion. Visits to the school are warmly encouraged.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 28th November 2018.
Interviews will take place in early December 2018.


St Catherine’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to enhanced-level disclosure and barring checks.

St Catherine’s, Grove Road, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1TT.
Registered charity number: 288148

Closing Date:
29/11/2018
Contact Details:
St Catherine's - Speech and Language
Tel: 01983852722
Contact: Sue Betchley
E-mail:

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