Jobs with Learning Talking

We are currently seeking applications from HCPC registered speech and language therapists who are available to work in mainstream primary schools in the London boroughs of Enfield, Newham and Waltham Forest. Start date September 2023.

Term time only!!    Salary range £32k – £38k depending on experience.

We are happy to consider applications from therapists with all levels of experience. Full-time and part-time roles available.

We have a track record of supporting NQPs through their competencies (we are proud of the 14 fabulous therapists who have been through this process with us so far). We would also welcome applications from more experienced therapists.

Therapists in the team are expected to be confident communicators, flexible and adaptable to the demands of working in busy schools and have strong organisational skills. You are also expected to be passionate about working with children and young people with SLCN and bring a high level of enthusiasm to the role.

As we are predominantly a mainstream school service, it is essential that you are available in term time.

What we offer our team

Learning Talking has an excellent staff retention rate. We understand the importance of high quality and regular support. We recognise that whilst our job is rewarding, we all have days when we face new or challenging situations and need some help. You will receive regular supervision and if you put a message out to the team, someone will always get back to you whether you are looking for clinical advice, resource suggestions or just a supportive ear.

We have a weekly admin day where the team can work together from a shared space. This provides face-to-face contact time for informal clinical discussion and emotional support. For those who prefer to complete admin at home we also offer a weekly team meetings that therapists can join via Zoom.

We value therapists who are enthusiastic, friendly, flexible and excellent team players. All our team are dedicated to developing their clinical skills and knowledge, being up-to date on the latest research and we support them to engage in CPD through both internal and external opportunities. Team members are trained in a range of approaches including SCERTS, Hanen, Colourful Semantics, Zones of Regulation and Shape Coding.

We offer competitive salaries and a company pension scheme.

We provide access to a wide range of assessment and therapy resources in paper and digital format. We also provide equipment including laptops and ipads.

The closing date for this role is 28th February 2023. Interviews will take place during the week of 6th – 10th March 2023.

To request a job description please email  Please apply by submitting your CV with a covering email to this email address.

Unfortunately we are not able to offer sponsorship for this role.

In addition to the role(s) above, we are always looking for great people so please do get in touch if you are a passionate and dedicated speech and language therapist who would like to discuss being part of our team.