Speech and Language Therapist

Sutton, London
Date Posted:18 Sep 2019
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£80 - £90 per day
  1. Long-term

Speech and Language Therapist

Sutton, London
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Tradewind is currently looking for a hardworking and organised Speech & Language Therapist to work in a provision for SEN pupils with Speech and Language Learning Difficulties. The role will require you to work with KS1 to KS4 students and to start ASAP. This is a full-time role to work until the end of the academic year with the potential for the role to continue into the new academic year as well.

Tradewind Recruitment is very proud to be working in collaboration with a mixed SEN school in the Sutton area in order to find a full-time Speech and Language Therapist to work onsite with their students. Your role will be to help identify and assess student needs on an individualised basis. You will be seen as the school's leading expert in this area and you will observe and carry out necessary interventions in order to assist students in their progression, both socially and academically. You will liaise on a daily basis with the school's Special Educational Needs team as well as with the school's senior leadership team. You will also provide an essential link between the school and outside agencies.
The role will involve the following duties:
· Building excellent relationships with colleagues, students and families in order to achieve superb outcomes
· Directing teaching and support staff in developing best practice for supporting students on your register
· Planning and delivering outstanding programmes for student improvement
· Delivering relevant training across the school to teaching staff, support staff and senior leadership team
· Forming part of a multi-disciplinary team to support learners in accessing curriculum across the school
· Correctly identifying needs and communicating promptly to all relevant parties
We are looking for a candidate who has:
· Degree or equivalent in Speech and Language Therapy
· Registration with UK HCPC
· Directly relevant experience with young people, from 4 years old through to 19
· A commitment to outstanding practice
· A genuine desire to get the very best for young people in your care
This is an exceptional opportunity to get a role in an SEN school which is going places. They have a new leadership team in place who are committed to driving up standards and taking the school all the way to "outstanding" status within the next 3-5 years. Your appointment will be a key part of this process as the school has made clear they are committed to investing in bringing in the very best professionals from a wide range of disciplines in order to improve outcomes for their learners

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Speech and Language Therapist in Sutton. Or for more information about the role, contact Emma Aaron on 0207 845 5450 Option 3 or email emma.aaron@twrecruitment.com

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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