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Cayman Islands Government
 

Speech & Language Therapist

Job Details

  • Agency: Education
  • Reference: R02952017
  • Posted: 19-Dec-2017
  • Closing Date: 19-Jan-2018
  • Salary: $49,428 - $55,932
  • Job Description

The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands invites applications for the following education roles within the Government school system for 2018/19 academic years commencing early-August 2018

Speech and Language Therapist

To provide professional speech and language therapy services including screenings, assessments, diagnosis and treatment of children’s communication disorders. To consult with School-Based Support Teams, teachers, and parents for the purpose of improving communication skills that will enhance and improve academic success in the classroom, pre-literacy and literacy skills, and social skills in both school and community settings.

*Qualifications and experience include:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech and Language Therapy or Masters of Science in Speech and Language Therapy (at the level required in the jurisdictions for licensure)
  • Professional Registration and certification to work as a Speech and Language Therapist
  • Applicant must be CPAM registered or eligible for CPAM registration
  • A minimum of three years post registration experience as a SALT working in a school or hospital setting with children requiring speech and language therapy
  • Experience with students with a wide variety of disabilities is necessary as the role involves working with students with medical, neurological, psychiatric, emotional, behavioral and/or learning problems

A detailed Job Description and the Government Application Form are available online at www.education.gov.ky/jobs Please send your completed Government Application Form, Supplementary Form (teaching post only) and Cover Letter only via e-mail to edu.recruitment@gov.ky

Application Deadline: January 19th, 2018

Benefits will be determined in accordance with the Public Service Management Law, Personnel Regulations, the Public Service Pensions Law and the CINICO Health Plan as may be amended from time to time. Pension and health benefits are non-contributory.