Speech Language Therapist

Speech and Language Therapist

Location: Begbroke, Oxfordshire

Salary: Very Competitive + Excellent Benefits

Job Type: Permanent, Full Time, Monday - Friday

The Client:

Our client is a specialist school dedicated to young people aged 11-19 with autism.

Their structured educational approach nurtures independence, confidence, and vital life skills for future success.

The Role:

They are seeking a dedicated Speech and Language Therapist to join their team, reporting to the Head of School.

This role involves delivering high-quality speech and language therapy services in line with HCPC and RCSLT standards.

Responsibilities:

? Perform baseline assessments and contribute to EHCP reviews, including report writing and documentation.
? Attend annual review meetings and parents evenings as requested by the Therapy Manager.
? Develop a therapy timetable balancing academic and therapy needs.
? Provide therapeutic interventions in line with EHCP requirements.
? Set targets, plan sessions, track progress, and maintain records according to HCPC standards.
? Report progress on targets termly.
? Create written programs to be delivered by staff, evaluated termly, and include communication skill targets.
? Offer written strategies for staff and parents to support specific needs.
? Provide regular training to school staff, including new staff induction.
? Advise on environmental factors affecting curriculum access and progress.
? Provide caseload data to the Head of School promptly.
? Supervise clinical placements for therapy students and volunteers.
? Maintain professional competence as per RCSLT and HCPC recommendations.
? Identify and report any issues hindering service delivery.


Requirements:

? At least 1 year post-qualification experience (PQE)
? Specific experience with individuals on the autism spectrum.
? Experience in educational and residential settings.
? Degree or diploma recognised by the Royal College of Speech an


  • Location: Begbroke
  • Salary:
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Additional Resources Ltd.
  • Posted: 01-Sep-2023
  • Posted on: jobit.co.uk