Communication and Language Specialist - ChatterBug

Communication and Language Specialist

Communication and Language Specialist

Are you looking for a rewarding career working with children?

If you have excellent communication and listening skills and enjoy working with both adults and children then a career as a ChatterBug Communication and Language Specialist could be for you!

ChatterBug Limited is a National Social Enterprise providing a range of Speech and Language Therapy services. We believe in providing high quality, evidenced-based input that provides real results. At the core of our service, we have four values that form our ChatterBug Constitution and guides how we conduct ourselves. These are:

  • Open
  • Connected
  • Dependable
  • Fortitude

Job Purpose:
To work in a supportive role alongside Speech and Language Therapists working with children with a range of communication difficulties in a variety of settings. You will deliver therapy programmes devised by Speech and Language Therapists including preparation and maintenance of therapy / training materials and equipment for the service and service users. This will include training and supporting other professionals to also deliver programmes. You will also play a role in promoting the importance of Speech, Language and Communication skills in the local community.

We are looking to recruit a caring and motivated individual to work within our professional team, delivering a variety of early interventions, preventative services, and activities to support young children in their language and social development needs.

You will predominantly be working in primary schools, early years settings and running intervention groups.

You don’t need previous experience of working in a language support role as training will be provided.

You must be able to demonstrate a commitment to the ongoing development of your own skills and knowledge.

This role is term time only, 9 am to 3:30 pm, 30 hours a week, additional hours may be required with prior notice.

You must have access to a vehicle and hold a full driving license.

£18,000 Pro Rata (Actual Salary £11,817)

 

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Leeds – Communication and Language Specialist Job Description

Job Category: Speech Therapy
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Leeds

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