Speech & Language Therapist, job vacancy, Horsham, West Sussex
- £38’000 per annum, (negotiable for the right candidate)
- Full or Part Time Hours considered.
- On site accommodation is available – ideal for a relocator.
- Travel expenses budget
Based within a School Rated Good with Ofsted, the School is located 21 Minutes / 8.5 miles from Horsham via the A264 or Worthing which is 31 Minutes / 16.4 miles via the A24. The village lies in the Horsham district of West Sussex along the A29 which crosses with the A272, it is 6 miles south-west of Horsham and 5.5 miles north east of Pulborough.
Your Employer / The School
You would be joining a unique provider, who set their standards very high indeed. Specialising in providing personalised Care & Education to children and Adults with a range of physical, learning, neurological, sensory, complex health needs and cerebral palsy. The heart of everything they do is to ensure lives are lived as independently as possible with all the help and support needed for an individual’s wellbeing.
The School itself offers boarding for up to 58 pupils and students age 4-18 years of age. The Children have a range of motor impairments such as cerebral palsy.
As their Speech & Language Therapist you will lead on service development initiatives and evidence-based practice around dysphagia management. You will clinically support other speech and language colleagues at the school, lead on training specific eating and drinking needs and work towards engraining practice amongst all school team members.
- IDDSI Framework minimum level C RCSLT Dysphagia Competency Framework
- Knowledge of supporting people with Total communication approach.
- Supporting the use of AAC
- Qualified Speech & Language Therapist with a HCPC registration
- A full Job Description is available upon application.
This is a full supportive employer who is willing to support you through your career journey with them. Lots of training and additional support is available for the right person.
To apply for this position please click on apply and submit your most up to date CV and please include your address and postcode. If you are willing to relocate please ensure this is stated either on your CV or covering letter. A full job description is available for all shortlisted applicants, once you have applied Health & Social Care Jobs will be in contact with you to tell you more about this excellent opportunity, an opportunity to be part one of the UK’s leading Education providers for Children.