Specialist Speech and Language Therapist
SPECIALIST PAEDIATRIC SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPIST
Hours 15 (0.2 wte)
Location: Brighton & Hove, East Sussex
A wonderful opportunity has arisen for an SLT to develop their specialist skills as part of the Brighton and Hove SLT team. We are looking for a Speech and Language Therapist with proven experience of working with pre-school and school aged children with complex needs.
The post is 0.2 wte covering the following areas:
Downs View Special School
Downs View Special schools cater for children with a wide range of severe speech, language and communication needs associated with a range of complex conditions including Autistic Spectrum Condition and severe and profound multiple learning disabilities. A knowledge of developing Augmentative and Alternative communication systems and managing children who have difficulty with eating and drinking would be desirable.
You will have experience of interdisciplinary team working, the delivery of training, participation in student placements and involvement in clinical governance activities. You will be an enthusiastic and creative therapist, who will be able to work flexibly and as part of a team.
We would welcome informal discussion regarding this post, please contact: Nicky Featherstone Clinical Lead Complex Needs and AAC (firstname.lastname@example.org, 01273 265765).