Speech and Language Therapist - Garratt Park School
36 Hours Per Week
Term Time Only (39 Weeks per year)
Garratt Park School is a secondary special school in Earlsfield for students aged 11-19. Students who attend the school have a wide range of Special Educational Needs (SEN). These are primarily Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD) and speech, language and communication needs (SLCN). More than 40% have a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
The school community is ethnically and culturally diverse and the school’s broad curriculum and high quality delivery leads to excellent outcomes across a range of areas, All staff are provided with training and there are career development opportunities available.
We have an opportunity for an additional experienced clinician to join a high profile multi-therapy team with clinical supervision provided. You will have delivered a Therapy Service within an educational setting and be skilled at working effectively training others and being part of a multi-disciplinary team. You should be a creative Therapist who is highly motivated, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. You should also be a confident and skilled practitioner, looking to extend your clinical skills in a classroom setting alongside other professionals committed to enhancing Language and Social Skills across the curriculum.
A commitment to the belief that all children can do and learn, whatever their disabilities, is an essential requirement for this post. Experience and/or knowledge of working with children who have Special Educational Needs is essential.
An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below.
For any further details please contact Janice Button at the school on the telephone number below or email email@example.com.
Completed application should be returned to the school either by email firstname.lastname@example.org or post.
Closing date: 05 June 2020 (12:00 noon)
Interviews: week beginning 15 June 2020 by video
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is subject to a DBS check.
CVs are not accepted.
GARRATT PARK SCHOOL
Waldron Road, London, SW18 3TB
Tel: 020 8946 5769
Fax: 020 8947 5605
Headteacher: Michael Reeves
Current roll: 190 (standard number 183. To be increased to 195 in September 2020)
Richmond and Wandsworth Councils