Speech and Language Therapist (Maternity Cover)

Speech and Language Therapist
35 hours per week for 39 weeks per year (Term Time only)
Salary: NJC Grade 7. Actual salary for term time only is £31,761 to £36,309
Working hours: 8:30am-4pm Monday to Friday 39 weeks per year
Contract: Maternity cover to end of May 2024.

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified, experienced and motivated Speech and Language Therapist to cover a period of maternity leave (until the end of May 2024), joining a multi-disciplinary team consisting of Board Certified Behaviour Analyst and support team, Child Psychotherapist and Occupational Therapist.

You will need to be a dedicated and innovative practitioner committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for our students. This is an exciting opportunity for you to bring your knowledge, experience, enthusiasm and initiative to a specialist school setting. You will have the opportunity to assess and support students on their journey through the school and witness their growth and development first hand.

Operating using a tiered approach you will support our class teams with the development of the skills needed to support our students, and provided specialist and targeted support to individual students.

All support and guidance will be available to the successful candidate.

For the posts advertised, you must:

  • Have experience working with students and young people with autism of a variety of ages
  • Experienced with AAC

Desirable skills and experience:

  • SCERTS training and experience
  • Used Socially Thinking

To obtain the information about the post, please visit our website:


If you would like further information about the role or would like to arrange a school visit please contact Mr Tom Noonan (HR Officer) in the first instance via recruitment@abbotsleaschool.co.uk

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