Speech and Language Therapist

  • Speaking Space (Romsey) Ltd
  • Hampshire, UK
  • 05 Jul, 2024
Permanent Education Mainstream and specialist schools Paediatric

Job Description

Speech and Language Therapist

Full time 50 week contract

Salary: £26,752.88 - £32,902.88 pa (WTE salary banding £27,823 - £34,219 pa).

Part time / term time only work also considered. We are based in the Hampshire area  and offer support with relocation costs. 

We are seeking a band 5 equivalent therapist to join our well-established and hugely supportive  team of 12 speech and language therapists and 2 speech and language therapy assistants working in  a range of mainstream and specialist educational settings. You will work alongside lead therapists throughout the week, as well as having the opportunity to work autonomously. You will receive  protected CPD time every week and be part of an excellent supervision structure, including support  with NQT competencies. We have a very high staff retention rate and are passionate about supporting therapists to develop their career within our team. Most recently we have supported one  of our speech and language therapists to become a sensory integration practitioner. 

We offer a competitive salary for newly qualified therapists, or those seeking a band 5 development  role. Our pay scale includes incremental points and is reviewed on an annual basis. We also have  access to an employee assistance programme which offers a range of support for employees.  

Please check out the video on our Speaking Space YouTube channel here to meet some of the team: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IY_gLlas3NI 

So what is on offer at Speaking Space: 

  • The opportunity to work in a variety of settings during term time, with regular contact with  other members of the therapy team 
  • The opportunity to be involved with a variety of service delivery models e.g. 1:1 assessment  and intervention, group interventions, staff training, communication environment audit and  advice 
  • The opportunity to work in our Total Communication day service alongside our fantastic  team of communication facilitators during the school holidays 
  • 0.5 day per week of protected CPD time 
  • Regular supervision sessions  
  • Regular peer supervision during school holidays 
  • Regular CPD days with the whole team 
  • An extensive internal training programme  
  • Opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge to suit your individual interests via our  appraisal process 
  • Opportunities to engage in innovative practice such as research and publishing  

Want to know more? Please contact Mandy Smith at office@speakingspace.co.uk for an application pack or ring Rhian Bond on 02380 987134 for more information. 

Closing date: Wednesday 22nd July 2024 

Interview date: Thursday 29th July 2024 


Job Start Date


Salary Band

Band 5


Full time


South East England, South West England