Speech and Language Therapist (Clinical Lead)

(£35,049 - £37,568 per annum (FTE £41,422 - £44,399 per annum) Scale R9, Range 55-58)
Location: Brantridge School, Staplefield, RH17 6EQ Hours: 37 hours per week, Term-Time Only

Closing Date: 21/06/2019


Job Description

To provide leadership to the Therapy Team;To provide high quality, clinically effective, person centred and evidence based assessment and intervention to pupils within an our setting.

To provide support and training to all teaching staff with regard to therapy interventions.

To manage a therapy service for Brantridge School.

To contribute to the business plan for the therapy service provision for Brantridge School.

To support recruitment based on the clinical needs of our cohort ensuring a quality and clinically effective service.

Responsible to: Principal

SALT Clinical Lead – Job Description

Person Specification

SALT Clinical Lead – Person Specification

Further Information

Brantridge School is a special academy located in Staplefield, near Haywards Heath, designed to meet the educational, behavioural, care and therapeutic needs for up to 54 boys (age 6-11 years).  Our children have a range of special needs including Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) and Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).

The School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust and it has established a strong reputation with children, parents and professionals alike in educating and caring for pupils with challenging behaviour and associated learning difficulties.  You will join a professional and dedicated educational team.

Application Guidance

To apply, please send your completed application form to e.powell@brantridge-school.co.uk  or by post to; Emma Powell, Senior HR & Finance Administrator, Brantridge School, Staplefield, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6EQ.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing Date: 21st June 2019

Interviews 2nd July 2019

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments made are subject to a 6 month probationary period and an enhanced DBS check.

For more information please contact the School Office on 01444 400 228.

My son has done amazingly well since attending Brantridge. He has improved academically and grown in confidence. I could not have wished for a better school for him. - Parent

The School is fantastic, with wonderful staff and facilities. - Parent

From my experience working with the school I have found them to have always been child focused and willing to adapt their provision to meet a child's specific needs. - Parent

My son started in September 2021 and he is very settled and understood by Brantridge School. - Parent

My son currently attends Brantridge School and is in your Year 5. He has progressed massively since starting here 2 1/2 years ago. - Parent

It took us two years to find a SEN school for our son. He has been going to Brantridge School since February and he has come on leaps and bounds. - Parent

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