• Lleoliad: Caerphilly,
  • Testun: Cymorth
  • Oriau:
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  • Math o gyflog: Annual
  • Salary Range: £10,000.00 - £15,000.00
  • Iaith: Saesneg
  • Dyddiad Cau: 06 Ebrill, 2023 12:00 y.b
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SRB Outreach Communication Worker

SRB Outreach Communication Worker

SRB Outreach Communication Worker
Job description
Located with the Early Years Team, the Outreach Specialist Resource Base (SRB) Communication Worker supports children with Speech, Language and Communication needs (SLCN) in schools and settings across the borough, identifying those with more specific SLCN.

The Communication Worker will implement work programmes independently and /or under the supervision of a Speech and Language Therapist, Specialist Teacher or Team Leader Communication.

The successful applicant will work proactively with parents /carers and schools/settings staff to promote positive outcomes for children. They will assist in the delivery of the appropriate Elklan Let’s Talk programme with families identified and support families to implement the strategies to develop their child’s communication skills at home. This may be virtual or in school/community venues depending on the needs of the family.

While the post is based in Parc Y Felin ICC, the post holder is expected to work in an agile way across the borough and collaborate with colleagues within Early Years to support families to achieve What Matters to them.

The successful person will have the relevant qualification NVQ 3 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent Level 3 qualification on the Credit and Qualifications Framework for Wales. Ideally they would be ELKLAN qualified or have training in the relevant strategies to develop Speech and Language.

The successful person will be expected to learn basic conversational Welsh to support children within Welsh Language Primary Schools and childcare settings.

This post is primarily funded under Families First and as such is fixed term due to the terms and conditions of the grant until 31 st March 2025.

View the Job Description and Person Specification click here

After reading the Job Description and Person Specification, if you would like to have an informal discussion about the role please contact Angela Edwards on 07702948720 or email:, or Lauren Kerby on 07786735290 or email

Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

We are legally required to ask you to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK. Successful applicants are required to provide appropriate documentation such as a birth certificate, passport or work permit in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

If you have any difficulty applying online, please contact for further information.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on all successful applicants. This will include an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Under the Education (Wales) Act 2014 all Learning Support staff in schools, (which includes the post referred to herein), must be registered with the Education Workforce Council for Wales (EWC) from 1 April 2016.

Your employment will be subject to satisfactory documentary evidence of registration, and continuing registration, as a Learning Support Assistant with the EWC. Information on how to register with the Education Workforce Council (EWC) can be found on the following website or by telephoning, 02920 460099. It is your responsibility to ensure you register and continue to register as part of your terms and conditions of employment.