Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

8.76 9.06 per hour
Role type:
Full Time, Term-Time Only
41 hours per week
Contract type:
Term-time only
Closing Date:
Interview Date(s):
w/c 27th March 2018
Job Details:

This is a unique and interesting role within the Speech and Language Therapy team at an ‘Outstanding’ College. 

The successful candidate will work alongside Speech and Language Therapists, supporting with delivery of therapy programmes, programming of AAC devices and producing resources to support communication.  Being enthusiastic, professional and hardworking is essential as well as being able to demonstrate a positive attitude towards the aspirations of young people with disabilities.  

Experience of working with people with communication disabilities and/or and previous work as a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant is desirable.

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2012 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email hr@natstar.ac.uk.

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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