Are you looking for your next move?

We are hiring!!!

Are you looking for the next move in your career? Would you like to be part of a dynamic, innovative and every-growing team? Since our first contract in 2010, Words First has grown to provide services to over 60 schools in London, with a team of 30 speech and language therapists. We have structures, policies and procedures in place to ensure our therapists have job security yet can grow and flourish in our company.

We are currently recruiting for therapists to join Words First for January and March 2018 start dates. The following positions are available but it is always worth checking in with Amanda to discuss your skills and where you would like to develop as we have SO many opportunities:

  • Band 8 Speech and Language Therapist to lead our Primary team. You will be based 3 days a week in mainstream schools (Clapham area) with complex needs cases and will spend 2 days supervising and leading our team
  • Band 7 with early years/ ASD experience to support the growth of our private clinic, the Kids First Centre in South Croydon
  • Band 6/7 in one mainstream primary school with specialist language provision in Bromley
  • Band 5/6 positions in mainstream primary and secondary schools


At Words First, we have a structured career path with ample supervision and support to ensure you reach your full potential as a SaLT as early as possible. We take work-life balance very seriously and believe that therapists who are well cared for and happy in their roles will provide an outstanding service. All Words First therapists are allocated a Clinical Lead SaLT who will be your guide and your leader. You will also have a Words First mentor who will provide peer support. Amanda is always accessible and will encourage you to have her number of speed dial for the first few months in your role! Words First offers maternity leave in line with the NHS as well as statutory pension, dedicated admin time and most importantly, the opportunity to MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE!

If you believe this could be your dream job, please send your CV to by 4th December 2017.


We look forward to hearing from you.