Speech and Language Therapist

Uxbridge, Greater London, England
£ 27000.0 - 37000.0 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
9 Sep 2020
9 Oct 2020

Job Description

Speech and Language Therapist

Uxbridge, Middlesex

£27,330 - £36,370 per annum, depending on experience

12-month fixed term contract - term time  



Compass Associates are excited to be working with an independent provider of specialist services to recruit a Speech & Language Therapist to be based at their school in Uxbridge. The client is a specialist education provider for children with autism. This is the ideal role for those looking to have an impact in an environment which offers ongoing support to further advance your skills and knowledge with internal supervision available.


You will always be working as part of a large multidisciplinary team and provide specialist Speech and Language Therapy input to our children and young ensuring their well-being and best interests. You will be involved in the development of diverse, effective, and innovative approaches to supporting and developing the functional communication skills of those with complex communication needs.   

You will:

-Perform Speech and Language Therapy assessments of clients with diverse presentations to identify intervention needs

-Develop and support the delivery of individualised intervention programmes or group sessions using your knowledge of evidence-based practice

-Evaluate client progress, reassess, and alter intervention programmes as required

-Provide advice, information and training to staff, other members of the multi-disciplinary support/ clinical team, commissioners, and other agencies regarding complex communication issues relevant to autism and associated conditions


Working hours


This role is offered on a fixed term (Maternity Cover), 39 weeks per year, working 38.5 hours per week.




-Recognised and relevant Speech & Language Therapy degree, and HCPC registration

-Experience within our specialist client group

-Knowledge of a range of assessment tools and evidence of skilled application

-Experience of multi-disciplinary and multi-agency work within a range of settings

-Knowledge of sensory differences and Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC)


In return we offer


-Professional supervision

-Support with CPD and professional registration costs

-A network of clinical colleagues with regular forums for peer reflection & practice development

-Company Pension Scheme and benefits


Interview Process

Video interview with a member of the Senior Management team.


Contact details  

To apply, or for more information and an informal confidential discussion please contact Matt Niescior at Applyor email Apply  




Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for each successful recommendation.           


Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments.    

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