Trainee Intermediary in the criminal and family courts

  • Communicourt Ltd
  • UK
  • 23 Dec, 2021
Permanent Adult Courtrooms Paediatric

Job Description

Salary - £21,981 – £27,178 rising to £31,308 with training and experience (10% London Weighting applies within M25).

Location: You may live anywhere in England provided you have easy access to a major railway station by public transport.

Do you want to be part of an exciting and pioneering team with fantastic opportunities for progression?
Communicourt is the leading provider of intermediaries to the criminal and family courts across England and Wales. We carry out detailed communication assessments and give practical advice to the courts about how a person’s communication difficulties will impact on their ability to understand and participate in the justice system. We then suggest strategies that will assist and provide practical support for vulnerable people through the process.
This is a chance to get valuable experience with a wide range of communication disorders. The people we work with may have a learning disability, a mental health condition, Autistic Spectrum Condition, an acquired communication disability, ADHD, or ABI, and may be any age from 10 upwards. The oldest person we have worked with is 101!
The right person will be a dynamic Speech and Language Therapy graduate who is passionate about justice and fairness for communication impaired people. You will need to have knowledge of a full range of communication difficulties, mental health conditions and learning disabilities. In addition, you must have excellent oral and written communication and a desire to develop your professional skills. The post involves travelling across England and Wales by train and some overnight stays in hotels. In return, you will receive excellent training and supervision, experiences to achieve your SLT competencies, and opportunities for rapid career progression.

If you think you have what it takes to be part of our vibrant team of professionals and are excited by challenge, career progression and an abundance of training, email to request an application pack. NQTs welcome to apply.

Job Start Date

Immediate Start

Salary Band



Full time