JustPhysio are looking for a skilled Physiotherapist to join a well-established specialist school based in South London. This is an exciting opportunity for a fully qualified Physiotherapist to join the Therapy Team. You will work with children aged between 3 - 19 years of age with speech, language and communication difficulties.
Paediatrics Physiotherapy Job South London
School based position
Permanent - Fulltime
£24,000 - £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Start Jan 2018
Our client is a specialist school for children aged 3 - 19 years of age with speech, language and communication difficulties. Although many of the children have some associated difficulties such as fine motor problems or poor organisational skills, they are all within the average range of cognitive abilities.
We have an exciting opportunity for a fully qualified Physiotherapist to join their Therapy Team, supporting children who have speech, language and communication difficulties. The ideal candidate will have excellent English skills (clear written and spoken English) and good reading, writing and numeracy skills, along with the ability to build good working relationships with children, teachers, parents and carers. Experience of working with children with Special Education Needs (SEN) is desirable.
The role involves, amongst other responsibilities, providing a PT service within the primary and secondary school, focusing on sensory motor development. You will be responsible for providing therapy to a defined caseload including writing, implementing and evaluating therapy treatment programmes for group and individual PT. You will also be required to work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team.
*A supportive working environment in a newly refurbished building.
*Small class sizes and the opportunity to work 1-1 with children where possible.
*Support from an enthusiastic and dedicated team of Therapy staff and Teachers who will work alongside you in the classroom. Our Speech & Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Art Therapists, Music Therapists, and Play Therapists aim to maximise each child's potential in a nurturing and supportive environment.
*Continued professional development.
*Great staff benefits and a friendly nurturing environment.
The ideal candidate will have:
*Confidence, enthusiasm and a passion for learning.
*Excellent English skills (clear written and spoken English) along with good reading, writing and numeracy skills.
*The ability to build good working relationships with children, teachers, parents and carers.
*Experience of working with children with Special Education Needs (SEN), particularly children on the Autism Spectrum.
If you are interested in this role, please call Alison on 0207 045 3327