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Paediatric Speech & Language Therapists Newly Qualified / Band 5 / Band 6 equivalent (AfC Band)

Greater London
Contract type:
Permanent, Interim, contract & temporary
Full time, Part time / Job share
NHS band:
Bands 2-4, Band 5, Band 6
Specialist areas:
Education, Paediatric
Start Date:
Blossom House School
Job Ref:
SLT Closing date: 30 March 2020

Blossom House is an Ofsted-rated “Outstanding” specialist school for children with speech, language and communication difficulties. We acknowledge specific strengths and support individual vulnerabilities, so that each child “blossoms” and has the opportunity to fulfill his or her potential.

Paediatric Speech & Language Therapists
Newly Qualified / Band 5 / Band 6 equivalent (AfC Band)

Salary range from £27,100 upwards dependent upon qualifications and experience

Due to school expansion, we are looking for Speech and Language Therapists to join our multi-disciplinary team at our main School in Motspur Park for children aged 3 – 19.

If you are passionate about helping to shape the future of children and helping them to blossom and thrive, we would welcome your application.

We offer:
• The opportunity to work alongside an enthusiastic and dedicated team of Therapy staff and Teachers. Our Speech & Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapist, Art Therapists and Music Therapists aim to maximise each child’s potential in a nurturing and supportive environment.
• Opportunity to be part of a large and diverse SLT department of over 30 SLTs.
• Small group, 1:1 and in class work opportunities.
• Small caseloads and the opportunity to deliver therapy and see outcomes achieved.
• Opportunity to design bespoke intervention packages for children based on your professional judgement.
• NQT package including regular clinical supervision and support to complete your competencies.
• Generous continued professional development package.
• Great staff benefits and a friendly, caring environment.

The ideal candidate(s) will have:

• Confidence, enthusiasm and a passion for learning.
• An ability to work closely with Therapists from other disciplines in order to integrate SLT goals into the educational setting.
• The ability to build good working relationships with children, teachers, parents and carers.
• Knowledge of clinical assessment, treatment planning and implementing, preferably paediatric, therapy programmes.
• An independent approach and be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of standardised assessment and clinical observation.
• The ability to promote positive behaviour in a nurturing environment is essential.

We have maternity cover and permanent roles available
Benefits include: 9 weeks per annum holiday plus applicable bank holidays
Monday to Friday, 08:30 – 17:00
Closing Date: Monday, 30th March 2020 10:00 am
We will consider early applications, so apply now!

If you wish to apply for the post, please download the application form from the school website and send your completed application form, detailing how you meet the requirements of the person specification, along with your application activity to our recruitment team. The Recruitment Activity is detailed at the end of this advert and should be completed on the application form. Please email the recruitment team to request the Job Description and the Job Application form. This role is also advertised on the Guardian Jobs Website where there are direct links to the Job Description and Job Application Form.

School website:
Recruitment Team email address:

For further information, please contact Jude Bellair, Head of Speech & Language Therapy via email :

This role is subject to the relevant Safeguarding checks, which will include an Enhanced DBS check and right to work in the UK checks.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Blossom House School
Tel: 020 8946 7348
Fax: 020 8944 5848
Contact: Blossom House School

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