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2 X Staff Grade Speech & Language Therapist Posts - Children

Posted by | Administration Officer | Date: 13 Oct 2020 | 14:00pm

“Enabling people with an intellectual disability to have full and meaningful lives through quality person centred services in partnership with families”


Cheeverstown is a voluntary organisation, accredited by the Council on Quality and Leadership and regulated by the Health Information & Quality Authority (HIQA). 


We provide a wide range of person centred services including residential, respite and day services to almost 400 children and adults with an intellectual disability in the south Dublin area.  We are now inviting applicants for the following post:




 2 x Specified Purpose Contracts, Full-Time 37 hours


The successful candidate will work in conjunction with the Speech and Language Therapy Manager in co-ordinating the service to meet the needs of persons with an intellectual disability and with the objectives of the organisation.  The successful candidate will work primarily with children with an intellectual disability within the context of an interdisciplinary team, and will move towards the structures of Progressing Disabilities as this programme rolls out in Dublin South.


The successful candidate for this position will possess:



  • A recognised qualification in Speech and Language Therapy approved by the Department of Health and Children.
  • Experience working with feeding, eating, drinking and swallowing disorders.
  • Lámh Module One certification
  • Own car and full drivers licence
  • CORU registration



  • Experience in working in an intellectual disability setting.
  • Experience in working with AAC and/or AT.
  • An understanding of models of person-centred planning.
  • Hanen training.
  • Lámh tutor training.



Informal enquiries to: Stephanie O’Connor - Speech and Language Therapy Manager

Cheeverstown House

Telephone 086 779 2022


Please apply using the attached application form and submit to the Human Resources Department via email to or post to Human Resources, Cheeverstown House, Templeogue, Dublin 6W.

*APPLICATION FORM (See Document Attached)


Salaries will be paid as per Consolidated Salary Scales in the Health Sector


Closing date for receipt of applications (please include current CV):    Friday 23 October 2020



Document Attached |
Application form - electronic format 2017.doc
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