Speech and Language Therapist

Cayman Islands Government - Ministry of Education, Youth Sports, Agriculture & LandsCayman Islands

The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands invites applications for the following education roles within the Government school system for 2021/22 academic years commencing August 2021

 

Speech and Language Therapist 

To provide professional speech and language therapy services including screenings, assessments, diagnosis and treatment of children’s communication disorders. To consult with School-Based Support Teams, teachers, and parents for the purpose of improving communication skills that will enhance and improve academic success in the classroom, pre-literacy and literacy skills, and social skills in both school and community settings.

*Required qualifications, experience & special skills include the following:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech and Language Therapy or Masters of Science in Speech and Language Therapy (at the level required in the jurisdictions for licensure)
  • Professional Registration and certification to work as a Speech and Language Therapist
  • Applicant must be CPAM registered or eligible for CPAM registration
  • A minimum of three years post registration experience as a SALT working in a school or hospital setting with children requiring speech and language therapy
  • Experience with students with a wide variety of disabilities is necessary as the role involves working with students with medical, neurological, psychiatric, emotional, behavioral and/or learning problems

The remuneration package for the successful candidate is offered without deductions. The Cayman Islands Government provides an additional 12% pension contribution and 100% health insurance coverage for the employee and their dependents.

A detailed Job Description and the Government Application Form are available online at www.education.gov.ky/jobs  Please send your completed Government Application Form, Supplementary Form (teaching post only) and Cover Letter only via e-mail to edu.recruitment@gov.ky  

Application Deadline: January 29th 2021