Experienced speech language therapist to begin in term 2. The role involves a varied caseload, working collaboratively with teachers, whānau, therapists and teacher aides to enhance the learning outcomes for our students.
Our school is a progressive special school based in Rolleston, Canterbury, catering for 5–21 year old young people with intellectual and associated disabilities. Our school includes the base school and 3 satellites classes. We pride ourselves on providing a friendly, professional work environment and opportunities for professional growth.
The ideal applicant will have:
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to relate well to learners with disabilities and their families and whānau
The ability to consult and set priorities while considering the needs of all stakeholders
The capacity to work within classrooms to establish an effective practice and to meet both group and individual goals
The ability to work within a transdisciplinary team.