Speech And Language Therapist

  • Nutrix Nursing
  • Lincolnshire, UK
  • 10 May, 2024
Permanent

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assess, plan, deliver and evaluate speech and language therapy programmes for pupils.
  • Provide speech and language therapy to pupils across the three SEN sites.
  • Offer support to pupils, teachers and caregivers in preventing or problem-solving around pupils' learning, behaviour, communication and social emotional development.
  • Set speech and language therapy targets for integration into the curriculum, liaising with parents and teaching staff.
  • Contribute to effective team development, and evaluate and improve service delivery.
  • Maintain high quality records of communication and intervention according to professional standards.
  • Participate in regular staff and therapy team meetings.
  • (Band 6 only) Supervise students and therapy assistants.

Role Requirements:

  • A degree qualified Speech and Language Therapist with HCPC registration.
  • A member of RCSLT.
  • Experienced in working within specialist educational settings with young people with social communication disorders (3 years or more).
  • Knowledgeable about developmental speech and language disorders, as well as speech, language and communication disorders associated with complex conditions and emotional/behavioural disorders.
  • An expert in a broad range of assessment procedures and therapeutic interventions relevant to the client group.
  • A skilled communicator with excellent interpersonal skills, empathy and observation skills.
  • A team player with strong leadership abilities.

Hours

Full time