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Speech and Language Therapist

Job Description

About Us: Dunbar Education is a leading education recruitment agency committed to connecting talented professionals with rewarding opportunities in the field of education. We are currently seeking a dedicated and qualified Speech and Language Therapist to join our team.

Position Overview: We are looking for a passionate and experienced Speech and Language Therapist to work full-time in a Special Educational Needs (SEN) school setting. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting the communication and language development of students with special educational needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assessing and diagnosing communication and language disorders in students.
  • Planning and implementing effective therapy interventions.
  • Collaborating with teachers, parents, and other professionals to create personalised therapy plans.
  • Monitoring and evaluating progress, adjusting interventions as needed.
  • Providing training and support to school staff and parents.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified Speech and Language Therapist (SaLT) with relevant certification.
  • Previous experience working in a SEN school setting is essential.
  • Valid DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) on the update service.

Skills and Attributes:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team.
  • Empathy and understanding of the unique needs of students with special educational needs.
  • Adaptable and able to tailor therapy interventions to individual student needs.

How to Apply: If you are a qualified and experienced Speech and Language Therapist looking for a fulfilling opportunity in a SEN school, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV along with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position.