Lead Speech and Language Therapist - London
A specialist school are recruiting for a Lead Speech and Language Therapist for their fantastic multidisciplinary team. They provide specialist education for 170 pupils with autism, aged between 5-19 years old.As the Lead Speech and Language Therapist, you will manage and supervise a small team of Speech and Language Therapists whilst working as part of a larger multi-disciplinary team. Taking the lead in the development of diverse, effective and innovative approaches you will provide advice and guidance to your team whilst also providing Speech and Language Therapy to our children and young people, ensuring their well-being and best interests at all times.You will provide advice, information and training to staff, other members of the multi-disciplinary support/clinical team, commissioners and other agencies regarding complex communication issues relevant to autism and associated conditions including individuals who presenting with behaviour which challenges.Skills required: • Qualified Speech & Language therapist with at least three years relevant work experience • Proven experience with our specialist client group • Knowledge of a range of assessment tools and evidence of skilled application • Experience of multi-professional work with teams or services • Experience of teaching and training • Knowledge of sensory differences • Hold HCPC registrationIn return we offer: • Support with professional supervision • CPD and professional registration costs • A network of clinical colleagues with regular forums for peer reflection & practice development • Company Pension Scheme and benefitsSalary - £35-£44K 42 weeks per year If you are interested in this vacancy please send your CV to email@example.com and I will give you a call. Alternatively, you can call me on 01628 630104 for more information and the full job description. ?As part of our continual pursuit of quality candidates we appreciate and reward candidate recommendations from you if we successfully secure them a position. We will reward you with £200 if you recommend a new candidate to us who is not already registered and we secure them a role for a minimum of 1 month.?