Speech & Language Therapist - Boveridge College

Essential Criteria: Speech & Language Therapist

Location: Dorset

Contract Type: Part-time

Hours: 52 weeks per year, 3 days per week (8:30am to 5:00pm Tuesday-Thursday)

Salary: £33,835 per annum (£23,301 pro rata)

Speech & Language Therapist - Boveridge College

Position:  Speech and Language Therapist
Location: Cranborne, Dorset
Salary:    £33,835 per annum (£23,301 pro rata)
Hours:     52 weeks per year, 3 days per week (8:30am to 5:00pm Tuesday-Thursday)


The Aurora Group

The Aurora Group is an innovative provider of education and care for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.

We’re currently looking for an experienced part-time Speech and Language Therapist in Cranborne where our Aurora Boveridge College supports young people aged 16 – 25 with complex anxiety or mental health needs typically related to Asperger’s Syndrome, Autism and other conditions.

The Role

Working autonomously, you’ll manage a caseload of young people with complex needs within our beautiful special education setting.

Reporting in to our Head of Therapy; your role will be to provide a high standard of speech and language therapy assessment and intervention to our children and young people, as well as providing advice and training to parents, carers and professionals in line with their treatment plans.

You’ll lead in the assessment of our children and young people and recommend and deliver the best course of intervention and specialised programmes of care for each young person.

You will champion the promotion of a total communication environment across the service; modelling social communication techniques and best practice.

Additionally you’ll be responsible for setting targets; regularly monitoring and reviewing outcomes and modifying your approach as required.

Experience

Successful candidates are likely to demonstrate:

• Registered membership of RCSLT and HCPC.
• A professional Speech and Language Therapy degree or equivalent.
• Previous experience of working as a Speech and Language Therapist.
• Experience in implementing a wide range of approaches in supporting young people with social communication difficulties.
• Experience of preparing complex reports.
• Ability to assess, devise and implement integrated therapy plans, based on identified needs.
• Ability to train staff in a variety of approaches.
• Ability to cope with working in an environment which can be stressful and unpredictable.

Enquiries

For more information, please call Hayley Hillier on 01725 551247 or email Boveridgejobs@the-aurora-group.com

Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.
The Aurora Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young adults in our care and is a disability confident and equal opportunities employer.

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