Senior Speech and Language Therapist

  • Full time
  • £28,500 – £32,077
  • South Edinburgh
  • Closing 10th March 2021


  • Advertised from 23rd February 2021
  • Contract: Permanent. Hours: Full time – 37.5 hours per week

Role

TEENS+ is a transitional education programme for young people with complex and severe communication needs based in South Edinburgh.

  • Do you want to help young people develop communication skills?
  • Do you have experience of working with young people with a Learning Disability or other additional learning support needs including challenging behaviour?
  • Do you want to join a person centred team, with passion to help our students achieve their goals?

As a Speech and Language Therapist with TEENS+, you will provide specialist support to our students, as well as helping to develop and deliver our Education Programme. This is a varied role, providing a real opportunity to work closely with our students to improve outcomes and help achieve their goals.

You must be a qualified Speech and Language Therapist to apply for this role. HCPC membership is required. Experience of managing others is an advantage but not essential. Passion and a person centred attitude is necessary to fit in with our ethos.

We are looking for candidates who can work on their own initiative, as well as being part of our enthusiastic team.

The successful applicants will require membership of the PVG (Protection of Vulnerable Groups) Scheme.

Application notes

To learn more and apply for this exciting role, please see the TEENS+ website teensplus.org.uk/working-with-us/recruitment/senior-speech-language-therapist

Closing Date: Wednesday 10 March 2021 (12pm)

Interview Date: w/c 15 March 2021