Dynamic, Enthusiastic Speech and Language Therapist Wanted

Would you like to be part of something big, making a difference to children with special needs and their families? We are looking for a motivated, passionate Speech and Language Therapist to join our team.

It is anticipated that this role will begin in June/July 2010, with therapists being able to select from a 4 day working week or 5 day working week option. Applicants will be supported in their application, validation, visa and relocation. No agency is required.

Our speech and language therapists:

  • Provide direct assessment and intervention of children with a variety of special needs, including language disorders, articulation deficits, pragmatic/semantic issues, Autistic Spectrum Disorders/Asperger’s Syndrome, hearing impairments, oral dyspraxia, academic difficulties etc.
  • Provide support for families of children with special needs
  • Provide training and support for teachers of children with special needs
  • Support and supervise junior therapists and therapy assistants
  • Integrate with a dynamic, motivated team of therapists and support staff
  • Carry out support and admin duties related to the role


  • An appropriate degree in speech and language therapy, validated by the department of Health and Children, Ireland*
  • Experience in working as a speech and language therapist
    • Experience in paediatrics and alternate communication systems (e.g. PECs, sign language) will be beneficial
  • A driver’s License and Car will be required

*Therapists are encouraged to apply even if they do not have validation as ATLAS Training will provide support through the application process for validation and work permits.