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Speech And Language Therapist

£36,000 to £40,000
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8 Sep 2022
Speech and Language Therapist Teach. Champion. Empower. Safeguard Salary: £36,000 to £40,000 per annum (NHS Band 6) Location: Create in the Community, providing therapeutic interventions in community learning settings and in a main hub (E16 3NR) Contract: Permanent, Term time + 2 weeks An inspiring opportunity to take your career to the next level and help shape the lives of our most vulnerable young people. We are seeking an experienced Speech and Language Therapist to provide therapeutic interventions to support our neurodiverse pupils access education by co-facilitating independence and communication. You will work alongside education staff and therapists of other specialisms to remove barriers to learning and development, modelling therapeutic interventions and supporting our staff team to become seasoned holistic and therapeutic practitioners. The Complete Education Solution (TCES) TCES is an independent social enterprise, providing specialist education based in London supporting exceptional neurodiverse children and young people aged 7 to 19 who have special educational needs and disabilities typically associated with autism, social emotional and mental health needs and associated disorders. Most of them will have experienced multiple placement breakdowns and significant trauma, often resulting in behaviour that challenges. On average pupils will have been excluded from other provisions up to three times before reaching us and had significant periods out of education. TCES pupils learn at one of our two schools, Create in the Community service or within our Home Learning service; Create in the Community and Create Learning Primary support our most complex and vulnerable pupils, with TCES East London and TCES North West London supporting those who are able to access learning within a school environment. When they are ready, we aim for pupils to step down from Create into one of our main schools, TCES Sixth Form, and mainstream provision. TCES Create in the Community deliver bespoke learning and therapeutic interventions to neurodiverse pupils, who have a range of complex needs, and who demonstrate behaviours linked to tier 3 / 4 traumas. Pupils are encouraged to find and express their creativity and provided opportunities to achieve awards, alongside traditional subjects, as they move from dependence on others to independence through intensive therapeutic interventions. Essential requirements to be successful in the role are: Demonstrable success in offering Speech and Language Therapy services to highly complex and high-risk children with neurodiverse identities, including those with SEMH / ASC, and an understanding of potential implications for communication, learning and behaviour patterns. Minimum of 2 years' post qualification experience. HCPC Registered Ability to plan and organise own workload, working flexibly and creatively. Experience of multi-disciplinary and inter-agency working. Therapeutic Role Model; resilient, dedicated, with a never give up attitude. In return we offer: An opportunity to make a real difference and join a leading provider of specialist education, directly contributing towards positive outcomes for pupils with SEMH and ASC. Excellent CPD opportunities with all staff provided an individual Learning & Development Plan to support career development, including education qualifications at all levels (QTS / QTLS / NPQs) and options to take progressive Ofqual registered Level 3 5 qualifications in Therapeutic Education. Comprehensive induction process, including all pupil-facing staff supported in receiving the Level 3 Award in Therapeutic Education and Group Process. Regular half termly staff wellbeing days. A range of employee support and wellbeing benefits including our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), counselling and contributions towards medical costs and an exclusive rewards platform. Closing date 18 September 2022 TCES is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects all staff to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to all relevant checks such as references, medical clearance and a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure. The Complete Education Solution is an equal opportunity employer
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  • Job Reference: 707261855-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: TCES Group
    TCES Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £36,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent