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Speech and Language Therapist

£22,354 – £31,213 per annum (FTE £26,419 - £36,889) Scale R5 – R7, Range 27-50
Brantridge School, Haywards Heath, RH17 6EQ
Full (37 hours) or Part-Time hours considered, Term-Time Only
Closing Date: 29/08/2019

Job Details

SaLT Band 6 – Job Description

Person Specification

We are looking for someone who:

Has experience of working with pupils with complex learning difficulties;

Has knowledge of SEN including ASC/SLI/ADHD;

Has high level, in-depth understanding of the impact of social communication difficulties on pupil progress and achievement;

Is enthusiastic and strongly motivated to join a multi-disciplinary team;

Has experience of providing intensive specialist support;

Demonstrates an innovative and flexible working style;

Has some experience of delivering therapy within the education sector;

Is passionate about high quality education and support for children of all abilities;

Is a reflective practitioner;

Can work effectively with a range of professionals to achieve the best outcomes for the children;

Has excellent communication skills;

Behaviour Management training will be provided.

SaLT Band 6 – Person Specification

Further Information

Brantridge School is a special academy located in Staplefield, near Haywards Heath, designed to meet the educational, behavioural, care and therapeutic needs for up to 54 boys (age 6-12 years).  Our children have a range of special needs including Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) and Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).

The School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust and it has established a strong reputation with children, parents and professionals alike in educating and caring for pupils with challenging behaviour and associated learning difficulties.  You will join a professional and dedicated educational team.

Further details and how to apply

For more information please contact Diane Brazier, School Business Manager by email: d.brazier@brantridge-school.co.uk

To apply, please send your completed application form to d.brazier@brantridge-school.co.uk  or by post to; Diane Brazier, School Business Manager, Brantridge School, Staplefield, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6EQ.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing Date: Thursday 29th August 2019

Interview Date: TBC

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments made are subject to a 6 month probationary period and an enhanced DBS check.

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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