Speech and Language Therapist

Milestone Academy, Longfield, Kent, DA3 8JZ

This job expired on 5 December 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Actual salary £22,126 - £32,354 (£25,082 - £36,675 full time equivalent), commensurate with experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

What are we looking for in you?

As a Trust, we seek to recruit talented individuals that can not only help to build the success of our academies but also people that are engaging and passionate about what they do. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate/evidence the following:

  • RCSLT recognised degree/diploma and a registered member of RCSLT
  • Membership if the Health Professionals Council
  • Experience of assessment and management of complex communication needs
  • Experience of alternative and augmentative communication systems
  • A commitment to multi-disciplinary/agency working
  • Experience of working in a school setting (particularly special schools is desirable but not essential)

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer:

  • Clinical supervision
  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • Dysphagia training (if required)
  • The chance to join an Outstanding Special School
  • The chance to be part of a wider successful multi-academy Trust, sharing best practice in every way possible

Further details about the role

Milestone Academy has a fantastic opportunity and are seeking a specialist Speech & Language Therapist to join and enhance the work of their already established and successful team who provide therapy within an outstanding special educational needs environment. The department benefits from incredibly strong leadership and this is a great opportunity for a therapist who is looking to make a contribution to the already diverse therapy team within the academy. The successful candidate will be responsible for their own caseload and will work in partnership with colleagues to ensure delivery of a high quality service.

Commitment to safeguarding

Leigh Academies Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a fair, robust and consistent recruitment process across all academies and business units which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates - you can read more about this in our Recruitment Guidance. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

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About Milestone Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 19
School size
362 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19
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Arranging a visit to Milestone Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email talent@latrust.org.uk.

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