Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist - ASD Specialist
Cognus Therapies Team
Cognus Scale band 3
£33,509.70 - £40,665.78 FTE per annum or pro rata for term time (39 weeks) plus 2/3 weeks
Cognus Therapies are a team of speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, teachers, practitioners, SaLTAs and OTAs who have historically supported pupils in Sutton schools and bases at primary, secondary and POST-16 level.
Due to an exciting expansion of the team we are seeking enthusiastic therapists to join our friendly and supportive multi-disciplinary team. You will have the opportunity to work across the primary key stage with pupils with SLCN and ASD in a special needs provision attached to a mainstream school. Cognus Therapies form part of Cognus Limited provision for special educational needs within the London Borough of Sutton.
We can offer all year or term time plus 2/3 weeks pro rata. We welcome applications from those wishing to work full or part time.
Location: Based at 24 Denmark Road, Carshalton, SM5 2JG, but required to work at one or two bases within the borough.
The post will be line-managed by the Cognus Therapies team manager and all posts will receive Clinical Supervision, and time for Professional Development.
Therapists must have a current registration with HCPC to apply for this vacancy. Own transport an advantage but not essential.
Please apply with a copy of your CV and cover letter.
To arrange an informal visit or for more information, please contact Patsy Winkley, Cognus Therapies Team Manager- contact details via our website.
An offer of employment is subject to successful completion of recruitment formalities including DBS check at an enhanced level. These checks must be completed prior to commencement of employment.
Closing date 30/12/19 Interviews w/b 6/1/20 or by arrangement.