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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/06/2021.

Speech & Language Therapist

Job Reference: 824-CHD-5765

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Speech and Language Therapy
SLT - Education, London
£29,888 - £36,738

Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster and Hertfordshire - Watford, St Albans, Potters Bar, Hemel Hempstead, Harpenden.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.

Are you an SLT who is passionate about working with students with ASD? Would you like the opportunity to develop your skills working with school aged children in a post based in a special school setting? We have an exciting opportunity to join the Special Schools and ARPs Speech and Language Therapy team.

The post holder will provide input to Queensmill School provisions with the opportunity to work with students with Autistic Spectrum Disorders across both primary and secondary age ranges and to further develop skills, knowledge and experience in use of a range of approaches and frameworks such as PECS, SCERTS and TEACCH.

The special schools SLT team service philosophy prioritises working collaboratively with education colleagues to ensure that pupils’ language and communication support is integrated within the school day. Through joint planning and delivery of interventions in the classroom you will ensure that SLT input has a functional impact for the pupils you support.

The post holder will be part of a dynamic team with well-established working relationships with colleagues in both health and education.

As part of an innovative, experienced and supportive education team delivering a service to schools across the boroughs of Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster we are able to offer the following:

  • A robust appraisal and supervision structure
  • Access to a range of training opportunities, including Twilight training sessions, regular team meetings and working parties
  • Access to a range of clinical specialists e.g. ASD, AAC, Dysphagia


Interviews will be held on Tuesday 22nd June 2021

Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:

  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Single occupancy accommodation in Central London – (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
  • Support with gaining your driving license *T&C’s apply
  • Car lease scheme *T&C’s apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career

At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BAME and LGBTQI networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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