Speech and Language Therapist
- FTE £23,019-£26,845
- Role type:
- Full Time, Term-Time Only
- 27-44 hours per week, 0.6 - 1 FTE 39 weeks per eyar
- Contract type:
- Term-time only
- Closing Date:
- Interview Date(s):
- Job Details:
Due to continued growth and development, the Speech and Language Therapy department at this ‘Outstanding specialist college’ are looking to recruit Speech and Language Therapist to join our experienced team. As part of this diverse and interesting role you will work in our fantastic environment that is very well resourced to support the delivery of high quality therapy. This role will include MDT work with our OT, Physiotherapy, Education, Nursing and Residential teams.
You will have an interest in working with people with learning difficulty; PMLD; ASD; Physical disability or Acquired Brain Injury and experience of providing direct and indirect therapeutic support in a range of settings. A knowledge of AAC, Makaton and/or Intensive Interaction is highly desirable.
The role is based at the main college site at Ullenwood, Cheltenham and may include work at our satellite provisions or off site residential provision in Gloucester and Cheltenham. The National Star College provides excellent CPD opportunities.
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.
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