Speech Therapy Job Summary:
Specialist Speech & Language Therapist (Band 7)
Woodstar School, CPotential Trust, offers an unique and life-changing service to children who have cerebral palsy, brain injury or other movement disorders. We are an approved independent special school for children aged 3 – 11 years. We also offer a range of sessions for babies, toddlers and older children including one to one, group and holiday sessions plus speech and language therapy, music therapy and sensory integration. We are based in Muswell Hill, North London.
We are looking for a highly specialist speech and language therapist with extensive knowledge and expertise in Cerebral Palsy, Alternative and Augmentative Communication and Dysphagia to work with our School,Nursery, Early Intervention Services and SaLT clinic. Knowledge of Makaton/Signalong is highly essential.
You will be a key member of the staff team, independently managing a small caseload. You will provide assessment, individual and group therapy, staff training, on-going advice to staff and contribute and attend annual reviews, IEP’s and, as necessary, tribunals on behalf of the Centre.
The children you will be working with have a wide variety of needs, both physical and cognitive, some being verbal and others non-verbal.
Please contact us if you would like an application pack , to visit or if you would like further information about this post either by telephone – 02084447242
Closing Date: 7th July 2018
Start Date: September 2018