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Speech and Language Therapist in Abu Dhabi




Priory School Abu Dhabi

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time




Full Time

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Education and Children’s Services offers world-leading education and behavioural care to young people, with offices in Abu Dhabi and the UK. We operate 38 high quality independent schools and colleges, focusing on making a real and lasting difference for every young person we support. We have a strong track record of creating great, positive learning environments where young people are able to attain the highest educational, behavioural and personal outcomes, and are able to go on and have fulfilling lives and careers.

We are offering great opportunities for Speech and Language Therapists to join our world-class team in Abu Dhabi at an exception school for children and young people with Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC). The new school opened in January 2019 and was designed to create an environment which is attuned to child-centred learning. The school works closely with parents and stakeholders to creating positive learning environments, underpinned by our belief and commitment to inclusion and integration into local schools and communities.

This is an opportunity for you to join a multi-disciplinary team who are focused on the best possible outcomes for each and every child. We are looking for dedicated and innovative Speech and Language Therapists with sound clinical knowledge and judgement who have experience working in ASC and education. You will be a person able to see the possibilities of all our exceptional learners and develop a provision that enables them to thrive whilst always considering evidence-based practice and functional holistic targets appropriate to each individual you work with.

Priory has a strong track record and approach to the continuous professional development of our professionals, and you will be joining an enthusiastic, friendly, and well qualified team.

This is a truly a unique opportunity to be part of a fantastic and enthusiastic team working in an exciting country, to provide lasting change for children with ASC.

You will be provided with a generous employment package, provided with professional development and be a key part of this exciting project.

Qualifications will include:

  • Degree in Speech and Language therapy
  • Registration with Health and Care Professions Council
  • Meets the criteria to be licenced with the Abu Dhabi DOH
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience working with children with autism and other special educational needs.

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For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.


Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

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