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School Therapist

PO1 £34,128 pro rata (£29,189 per annum)
Nightingale Community Academy, Beechcroft Road, London, SW17 7DF
Between 8:30am and 4.30pm, Term Time Only (plus two weeks): 41 weeks a year
Closing Date: 06/09/2019

Job Details

To be responsible for organising and delivering therapy services to children and young people attending the school. Nightingale Community Academy (NCA) is a special school that supports boys and young men with complex emotional and mental health needs, many of which have experienced trauma and multiple exclusions.

As well as delivering therapy sessions to the young people attending NCA, you will communicate with CAMHS and other therapists at the nearby Primary and Secondary Pupil Referral Units. This may include participating in Peer Supervision and reciprocal arrangements for one to one and group work.

NCA School Therapist – Job Profile

Further Information

This is a great opportunity to join an expanding team of therapists working at Nightingale Community Academy and across a collaborative of similar units. We work in partnership with Wandsworth NHS and CAMHS, a team made up of Systemic Child & Family Therapists, Psychotherapists, Clinical Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Speech & Language Therapists and Occupational Therapists.

Nightingale Community Academy caters for learners aged 5-19 who have Social, Emotional and Mental Health as their primary SEN need. Some learners also have Autistic Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, or other learning difficulties. At Nightingale Community Academy we are committed to raising the expectations of our learner group, removing barriers to learning and delivering attainment at the highest level.

Letter for Therapist Applicant

Recruitment Information Pack

Further details and how to apply

To apply for the role please send your application to info@nightingaleca.org

Closing Date: 9AM Friday 6th September 2019

Interview Date: Friday 13th September 2019

Nightingale Community Academy and Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. NCA and OHCAT is an equal opportunities employer.

As a community of learners, families and colleagues OHC&AT believes that by working collaboratively, with energy and ambition we can always effect positive change. No limit is placed on what is possible and everyone has the ability to be the very best they can be.

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