Speech & Language Therapists

 

(NHS Band 5 - Band 7 equivalent, dependent on experience)

Working pattern to be agreed

 

Chiltern Way Academy (CWA) is a cutting edge and transformational Special Needs school providing high-quality education, care and therapies for the huge range of need that exists across the behaviour spectrum. Our Prestwood campus works with students on the Autistic spectrum and our Wendover campus works with students with a range of social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs.

 

We aspire to provide a “language rich” environment where therapeutic strategies support a wide range of Speech, Language and Communication difficulties, incorporated into a holistic approach.

 

We wish to appoint innovative, creative and experienced Speech and Language Therapists to work as part of our multi-agency team to develop:

  • an integrated specialist learning environment
  • delivery and planning of specialist interventions/ strategies
  • a staff CPD program

 

This is an exciting opportunity for someone interested in a collaborative approach with educational colleagues and a clinical interest with our diverse cohort.

We are looking for:

  • an excellent communicator
  • a strong team player
  • an ability to work on your own initiative
  • an empathetic and positive manner

 

You will develop/practice highly specialised clinical skills and work with a range of different professionals within an educational setting. Clinical specialists from a local special school therapy team will provide opportunities for CPD and clinical supervision.

 

Visits to the school are encouraged.

 

For more information, please contact:

Nick Hall: Head of Campus - Prestwood 07921 872 360

Gary Regan: Head of Campus - Wendover 07887 246 306

 

Job description

Application form

 

 
 
 

Chiltern Way Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

 

Any offer of employment with Chiltern Way Academy is subject to verification of ID and qualifications, satisfactory evidence of the right to work in the UK, satisfactory references, health clearance and NCTL and police clearance (where appropriate).

 

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https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dbs-code-of-practice 

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