Speech and Language Therapist
Term-time only (Temporary)
Full time - term time
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Closed for applications on 23/07/2021 23:59
Post Ref: 6500
Full Time, 37 hours, Term Time Only (38 Weeks), Up to 1 Year Fixed Term Contract (Maternity Cover)
Salary: £36,903.07 (Pro-Rata)
Attractive benefits for this post include the opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme.
Sunderland College, part of EPNE group, is one of the Northeast’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and an ongoing and significant contributor to the local community. The Directions area is a dedicated programme for young people with a wide range of Special Educational Needs. We work with young people and a wide range of stakeholders to progress behaviours attitudes and understanding around the Pathway for Adulthood framework.
We are looking for a hard-working and collaborative person who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve their aspirations.
You will be a confident and committed Speech and Language Therapist, able to work in a person-centred way to enable learners to progress on course, achieve their aspirations and work towards independence. The young people that you will work with will be aged between 16-24 and have complex and challenging needs with levels ranging from Pre Entry to Level 2 .The core aim of the team is to work with and support learners to progress through the development of their communication, interaction, employability social and emotional development needs.
To be successful you will be educated to degree level in speech and language therapy and a registered member of RCSLT. You will have had relevant experience of carrying out assessment and supporting learners with specific learning difficulties/learning disabilities including ASC.
You will have excellent communication skills and be able to work with the teaching, support staff and the wider multi-disciplinary team in supporting speech and language development.
Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.
To find out more about this great opportunity please visit https://vacancies.educationpartnershipne.ac.uk and select the job description and person specification within the Information section. Please note we will only accept EPNE application forms. Any queries please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All applications must be received by Midnight 23rd July 2021
We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to PREVENT and safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.
This job is closed for applications.