Educ8 are working woth an All-Through SEN school based in South East London.
They are seeking a full time Speech and Language Therapy Assistant to join their team
They are a large and supportive team and can offer you line management, peer observations, joint working and a thorough induction and in house training programme lead by a senior SALT and SEND Lead across the Group.
The School-Aged Speech and Language Therapy Service is part of the schools group SEND offer, working collaboratively in the Therapy Team as part of their Education Group Central Services
About the role
The role will be offered at full time. Full time equates to 38.5 hours per week, across 37 weeks of the year. The salary full-time and not pro rata. They will consider part time applicants.
The role is term time, plus an additional 15 days per year should the role require attending meetings during school holiday time.
Your role will be to play a pivotal part in supporting children to achieve the outcomes agreed by a Speech and Language Therapist in conjunction with the school and family through a range of activities:
• Working individually with a child/ young person within the school
• Modelling strategies to class teachers/ teaching assistants
• Working with a small group
• Creating resources for the therapy team
To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:
• Experience of working with children and young people either within mainstream or specialist schools and centres
• Experience of working on communication and interaction targets
• Ability to adapt your approach and communication style to help children communicate
• Ability to work flexibly and independently
All therapy staff are provided with a laptop and access to a mobile phone.
Inhouse supervision will be provided by one of our clinical supervisors
The closing date for this post is Friday 24th June 2022 , although we will be looking at applications as they come in and may shortlist in advance of the closing date. This advert will close early if there is sufficient interest before the closing date.
Interviews will be held imminently and will be conducted on school site.
Educ8 Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all applicants to share this commitment.
An enhanced DBS 'Disclosure and Barring Service' check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children's and Adults' Barred List checks will be required for this role