Speech and Language Therapist (Band 5+)

Wandsworth, London
Date Posted:22 Nov 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£26543 - £31728 per annum
  1. Long-term

Speech and Language Therapist (Band 5+)

Wandsworth, London
Speech and Language Therapist (Band 5+)
SC5/SC6 £26,543 - £31,728 FTE
Part-time -3 days per week
January 2021
Are you a Speech and Language Therapist looking to join an exciting SEN School? Would you like to be part a team of forward-thinking educators that are passionate about Speech and Language? Are you looking for career progression in outstanding school?
If you answered yes to any of the questions above, this might be just might be just the school for you!

SANZA Teaching Agency is currently working exclusively with a with a Special Educational Needs School currently looking to employ a Speech and Language Therapist Band 5 to join their team. This School is based in the borough of Wandsworth and is looking for a Speech and Language Therapist to join their team on part-time basis, 3 days per week. The role is a Speech and Language Therapist is due to start in January 2021 and will continue until the end of the academic year. This SEN School caters for students aged 5 to 19 years old diagnosed with SEMH, EBD, trauma and ASD.

This school is looking for a Speech and Language therapist who has the drive to develop and work with young people with challenging behaviour within a school context. This will need to include an integrative approach that is responsive to individual needs. You will be part of a multi-professional and highly skilled team who work collaboratively, developing personalised approaches to learning, ensuring that individual needs are met.
As well as delivering Speech and Language therapy sessions to the young people attending this school, you will communicate with CAMHS and other therapists at the nearby Primary and Secondary PRU. This may include participating in Peer Supervision and reciprocal arrangements for one to one and group work.

As a Lead Speech and Language Therapist, some of your responsibilities include:
*Supporting newly qualified SLTs and speech and language therapy assistants
*planning and deliver training sessions
*undertake clinical audit
*Leading on small group literacy intervention
*Advising carers on implementing a treatment programme and train other professionals in therapy delivery
*To make appropriate clinical decisions following specialist assessment, including recognising potential breakdown
*Provide a robust differential diagnosis, or strong evidence towards this for a wide range of difficulties; including Developmental Language Disorder, Language disorders, specific Speech Disorders and Social Communication Disorders
In return you will be working in a highly supportive Senior Leadership Team and cluster of schools. You will also be entitled to other benefits and the opportunity for a permanent contract in 2021.
For more information about this role, please contact Liza Al Sady @ SANZA Teaching Agency on 0207 845 6240 or alternatively send an updated CV to liza.alsady@sanzateaching.com

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