Speech and Language Therapist – Cork, Limerick and Dublin

Paediatric SLT full-time positions in Cork, Limerick and Dublin

The Sunflower Clinic is an independent multi-disciplinary therapy service for children with clinics in Cork, Limerick and Dublin.

We are now looking for 3 SLTs to join our growing paediatric service as follows:

Job Title                              Speech and Language Therapist – Paediatric

Job Grade                           Basic Grade

Closing Date                       Friday 22nd April

Job Hours                           Permanent  Full Time

Job 1 Location                    Tramore Road, Cork

Job 2 Location                    Annacotty, Co. Limerick

Job 2 Location                    Rathcoole, Co. Dublin

The roles will involve working with children with a range of speech and language and other developmental needs, providing assessment and individual therapy, joint-therapy and working as part of an MDT, contributing to team assessment for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Ideally, you will have been ADOS-2 trained (or willing to do the training) and have experience of working with children with a diagnosis of ASD.

The successful candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Be registered as a Speech and Language Therapist with CORU.
  • Have placement or post-graduate experience working with children, with a special interest in children with ASD.
  • Demonstrate clinical expertise in the assessment of children using the following standardised tools: CELF-5, CELF-5 Pre-school
  • Demonstrate clinical reasoning skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to write assessment reports in a clear, concise and professional manner.
  • Be comfortable working with  a multi-disciplinary team of therapists including OTs and psychologists.
  • Be able to communicate effectively both verbally and written to the families attending our service and also to the wider team, with fluent English a necessity.
  • Be able to provide a high quality of intervention to the children and families attending our service.

The roles are full-time and supervision will be provided via a Senior SLT at each location.  There will also be an annual training allowance, paid study leave and flexible working hours for each role.

CPD/Clinical Training

The role is primarily clinic-based and will be supervised by a senior speech and language therapist at each location and all staff are offered external CPD training outside of the clinic.

A generous annual training allowance will be available to further develop your clinical skills.

Terms and Conditions

On appointment, practitioners must maintain annual registration with CORU.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and in line with HSE payscales.

Please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@sunflowerclinic.ie

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday, 22nd April 2022 and initial interviews will be conducted by Zoom.