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Speech and Language Therapist

Job Details

  • Agency: Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands
  • Reference: R0712019
  • Posted: 02-Apr-2019
  • Closing Date: 22-Apr-2019
  • Salary: CI$51,900 - CI$58,740
  • Job Description

The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands invites applications for the following education role within the Government school system for 2019/20 academic years commencing early-August 2019

Speech and Language Therapist (Grand Cayman & Cayman Brac)

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

Please send your completed Government Application Form and Cover Letter only via e-mail to edu.recruitment@gov.ky

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.