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Highly Specialised Speech and Language Therapist Band 7

(£37,497 - £41,122 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £39,881 - £43,737))
Location: Wyvern, Camberwell Green and Wandsworth, however travel to other locations may be required Hours: 36 hours per week, Term Time plus 4 weeks

Closing Date: 06/05/2019


Job Description

We require an experienced Speech and Language Therapist to work as part of our dynamic multi-disciplinary team (including OT, Physio and Music Therapists) to support our students and pupils in accessing all aspects of the curriculum, as well as liaising with parents and carers and other external professionals and agencies. You will work closely with teaching staff, helping to integrate therapy and learning objectives, as well as instructing and supporting teaching staff in delivering therapy programmes/groups and use of specialised equipment. You will also deliver training to other staff.

SALT Band 7 – Job Description

Person Specification

SALT Band 7 – Person Specification

Further Information

Orchard Hill College, based across seven college centres, and Orchard Hill College Academy Trust, comprising 14 academy schools, together form Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a family of specialist education providers for pupils and students from nursery to further education across London, Surrey and Sussex.

The uniqueness of OHC&AT is that it is fully representative of all designations of special education needs and disabilities. Pupils and students within the OHC&AT family have a wide range of learning abilities and additional needs including complex autism; speech, language and communication difficulties; social, emotional and mental health; and physical disabilities including multi-sensory impairment and complex health needs.

We can offer you:

– Local Government Pension Scheme

– Line management and clinical supervision

– A programme of continuing professional development

– Supportive team

Application Guidance

For more information or to discuss the role, please contact Shikara Rajballi (Therapy Lead) on 0345 402 0453 / 07983589596.

To apply for this role please send us your completed application to jobs@orchardhill.ac.uk.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 6th May 2019

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body in these circumstances, would not satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test.

As a result of outstanding teaching, over time students make excellent progress and develop the knowledge and skills they need to achieve their goals.
Ofsted November 2019

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