Speech Therapy Job Summary:
Band 6 post, Point dependent on experience
Term time only, plus inset days (6 per year)
Shapwick School specialises in educating students aged 8 to 19 years, by using a holistic, ‘learning by doing’ approach which breaks down barriers associated with dyslexia, dyspraxia and dyscalculia.
We are seeking an experienced and innovative Speech and Language Therapist required to join our existing dynamic Therapy Team consisting of 4 other Speech and Language Therapists and 2 Occupational Therapists.
The successful candidate will provide assessment and therapy to pupils, input & training to the school staff teams (academic and pastoral) and give advice to parents at this specialist school for pupils with Specific Learning Difficulties.
Registered member of RCSLT
Registered member of HCPC
5 years post-qualification experience
Knowledge and experience of high functioning ASD
Knowledge of SpLD
Experience of running Social Communication Group
Initially the post is for four days but there is likely to be potential for this to increase over time.