Speech and Language Therapist
To work in an autism provision within a mainstream school
(one year fixed term in the first instance)
Start date: September 2018
Hours: 20 Hours (2.50 days) per week, term time only (some flexibility in hours/days worked)
Salary: NJC Range 7 Points 29 - 31 £14,466 - £15,310 pa (dependent on experience)
Closing date: 18 July 2018 10:00am
Future Academies is one of the country’s leading academy trusts; it was established with the intention of improving the life chances of children through an education that is built on the importance of knowledge, teachers who are experts in their subject, and an unwavering focus on raising aspirations for all. We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic Speech and Language Therapist to work with children with speech, language and communication needs within a mainstream school setting.
Our family of five schools has built a reputation of achieving the highest standards for all our pupils. We are an inclusive community where all children are welcomed and challenged to be the very best they can be. Our schools are immensely exciting educational environments and have a warm and friendly ethos. Our ideal candidate will have a passion for working in education and improving outcomes for young people.
We are aiming to recruit someone who will work within The Windmill, our Additionally Resourced Provision based at Millbank Primary Academy, for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The Windmill has 11 students on its roll, all of whom receive a tailored level of support to allow them to succeed within a mainstream classroom for as much time as is appropriate to their level of need. The Speech and Language Therapist is a key member of the team, also involving a teacher and four Teaching Assistants, in enabling these students to thrive in school. The Windmill has an excellent track record of success for supporting these students.
We can offer you:
- A supportive, cohesive and very purposeful environment.
- The opportunity to work within an innovative and ambitious family of schools.
- The opportunity to work with enthusiastic and hardworking pupils.
- High quality facilities with excellent resources.
- Excellent CPD.
- A location easily accessible by train, tube and bus.
You will be:
- Experienced, successfully working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to improve their outcomes and attainment
- HCPC and RCSLT registered
- Dedicated to making a difference to the lives of our pupils
- Committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
Please visit our Trust’s website (www.futureacademies.org) to see further information and an application form. Please email a letter of application outlining why you consider yourself suitable for the role and the completed employment application form to email@example.com
Future Academies reserves the right to appoint at any stage during the recruitment process.
Future Academies is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check is required for this post.