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Speech & Language Specialist, Psychology Graduates, Newbury Suitable to NQT New


Academics Ltd

£65 - £80 per day

Newbury, Berkshire

Permanent | Full Time

15/09/2021

Yes

Aspiring Speech & Language Therapist -Specialist Secondary Resource Provision - Psychology Graduates Desirable - Aspiring Clinical Psychologists

Location: Newbury.

Start Date: September 2021.

Pay: £65-80 a day.

This lovely secondary school in Newbury have opened a fantastic opportunity for a psychology graduate with a real passion for providing restorative practices to students with special education needs to join their team. The successful applicant will work as a Speech & Language Therapist, providing 1:1 support and working in small groups to provide the highest quality of care for those students who need it most.

Psychology Graduates Wanted (Similar Subjects Considered)

  • Do you want to work alongside a team of experienced psychologists?
  • Would you like to make a real difference in the oral and listening skills of Complex Needs students?
  • Are you ready to gain valuable experience in a professional mental health setting ahead of training to be a Speech and Language Specialist?

In this role, you will work with students with physical disabilities, hearing or visual impaired students, and those who need additional support to understand and complete tasks. This will be a great opportunity to gain valuable experience working with a diverse range of conditions and disorders for those seeking to become social workers or clinical psychologists.

You will get to work alongside work alongside the therapists and psychologists based on-site at school. You will be mentored and have the opportunity to shadow sessions and learn from them. The built for purpose site will provide a first class environment where you will use holistic and restorative techniques to ensure the wellbeing of students with complex needs, whilst still instilling the value of education.

The role:

  • Speech & Language Therapist.
  • 3-16, EYFS, Primary, and Secondary aged students who all have EHCPs with Autism and Aspergers, OCD, verbal and non-verbal children
  • Holistic and restorative therapies introduced, where even a little progress is a win.
  • Emphasis on Early Years and Non-Verbal students, restorative and holistic methods used to gain engagement
  • Secondary students with learning levels significantly lower than their age.
  • Previous experience is of great use working with young people is desirable, if you have siblings and younger family members.
  • Giving the students objectives and as much independence as is possible, especially if the students are in assisted living.
  • OT, Speech and Languages deployed in school.
  • ABA and CBT Therapies employed, you will be trained in ABA disciplines and method
  • 1:1 and small group work with an emphasis on key, personal and functional skills
  • Opportunity to stay in your set class or be fluid around the school

Applications for this role can be made directly through this advert, or via our office at either 01182 145080 or email your CV to joseph.johnston@academicsltd.co.uk