Are you an energetic and creative Speech and Language Therapist? Are you looking to make a difference to the lives of young people with autism and complex needs? Looking to further your own professional development? If so, come and join our team!
We are expanding our therapy team and seek an experienced, well qualified and dynamic [b]Specialist Speech & Language Therapist [band 6 equivalent][/b] who has the ability to support the future development of our excellent provision for children with autism, severe learning and language and communication difficulties. Our therapy team will provide support and supervision and opportunities to work alongside both NHS SLTs and school commissioned SLTs offering a unique development opportunity.
In addition, we are looking for a Speech & Language Therapist [band 5 equivalent] with either some experience or Newly Qualified SLTs who wish to start their career in a setting that makes a difference to the lives of young people with Autism and Complex needs. You will be offered support to develop your skills including regular supervision, team working and training in specific approaches used within the school e.g. PECS, Intensive Interaction, Musical Interaction, Attention Autism and Team Teach etc.
Phoenix School is successful, ambitious and forward-thinking. You will be joining an Outstanding School (Ofsted December 2013) with strong leadership and committed staff team.
Pupils at Phoenix School are aged between 3 and 19 and make very good progress with access to a broad, balanced and enriched curriculum. We are an accredited National Autistic Society School and have been praised for our creative approach to working with children with autism and with their parents. The school has won a number of awards including International Schools Award.
This is an exciting opportunity in a school providing for children and young people, where change and challenge are key to what we do. Demand for places is high and having already increased our accommodation to admit new referrals we are now progressing plans to open a second school to meet demand.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to contribute in this exciting development working across the schools. If you feel you have the skills, experience and drive to take on this role and become a member of our team, we would very much like to hear from you.
Closing Date: 9am, Monday 4th June 2018
Interviews: Tuesday 12th June 2018
Completed applications to be returned to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name and position you are applying for in the subject header.
Phoenix school is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of our children and young people and expects all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.