Our team of dedicated speech and language therapists are all fully qualified and registered with the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and the Health and Care Professions Council UK. All therapists hold current enhanced DBS checks through Words First Ltd.
All therapists are registered with the HCPC UK and the RCSLT, have updated safeguarding checks including a current DBS through Words First Ltd, and complete regular safeguarding training. In
addition to their speech and language degrees and experience, the Words First team are trained in the Words First Approach to literacy and language and have extensive knowledge and understanding of the
Reading and Language Circuit Model.
As a team, we share the core values of Words First Ltd and are
dedicated to supporting our students to reach their best. Our speech and language therapists In London and Birmingham are all fully qualified. As a company, Words First Ltd is committed to the continuing professional development of the entire Words First Team.
To provide an outstanding service to our students and schools, each therapist is required to be reflective, progressive and open to feedback. These qualities are paramount and the leadership team aim to ensure that every therapist reaches his/her maximum potential by monitoring individual personal development plans, facilitating access to multidisciplinary working, regular performance appraisals, joint SENCO/SaLT observations of therapy sessions, arranging in-house training during half terms, managing online journal clubs, encouraging case studies, a dedicated Facebook page and regular team-building events.