Speech and Language Therapist

Speech and Language Therapist - Colchester, Essex

Ref: 5176Friday 10 May 2024

£30,000 - £45,000

We are looking for a dynamic, organised, enthusiastic Speech and Language Therapist to join our schools' established therapies team.


Parker Smith Inclusion is working with an inspiring school where no two days are ever the same (but a smile is always guaranteed!) which caters for pupils aged 3 - 19 who have a variety of severe learning difficulties, including some with autism and/or challenging behaviour and some with serious medical conditions.


The school has amazing facilities for their pupils and pupil numbers continuing to grow, it really is an exciting time to join their team. 

The school prides itself in having high quality and enthusiastic staff that encourage their pupils to achieve their fullest potential academically, socially, emotionally, physically, morally, spiritually and aesthetically, enabling each pupil to grow in confidence, and able to participate in the wider community. Their staff are supported in doing this by offering a high level of training and development throughout their time at the school and are encouraged to reach their fullest potential.


To join their team you will need:

  • To want to work therapeutically
  • To have a people centred approach and the ability to communicate effectively with pupils and adults
  • The skills to develop the pupils to their full potential
  • To be able to assess pupils knowledge and understanding scaffolding their next steps accurately
  • To have high expectations of students and experience of raising achievement
  • Understand the complexities of SEN pupils
  • Passion for pupils with SEND
  • Relevant Degree in Speech and Language


Parker Smith Inclusion is partnered with many schools and trusts across Essex and London so if this role isn't quite right for you, please get in touch to see how we could help you out! 


Unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful in this role if you are not contacted within 5 working days. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

By applying for this role, you are consenting to Parker Smith Inclusion Ltd storing your personal details in our fully encrypted database, in line the GDPR requirements.

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