Speech & Language Therapy Assistant

Recruiter
Sequence Care Group
Location
London
Salary
17000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sequence Care Group has experienced unprecedented growth in the past few years evolving into to a leading care provider.

About Us

Sequence Care Group is passionate about providing high quality Community Residential and Hospital Services for Adults requiring specialist learning disability and mental health support. As a provider we are expanding and opening new services with new opportunities. All of our Services provide in-patient support and rehabilitation on a one-to-one basis.

Sequence is committed to delivering individualised care to meet people’s needs, providing the best possible care and support.

About the Role - 12 month contract

At Sequence you will work with extraordinary people who achieve fantastic successes. For everyone at Sequence it is about being ambitious about what people can achieve. You will work as part of a supportive team, focusing on outcomes through a person-centred approach.

The SLTA is responsible for delivery of effective Speech and Language Therapy services across multiple sites for adults residing in secure units who present learning disabilities and complex needs.

  • You will contribute to the high standards of person centred care provided within Sequence Care Group, working as part of a multi-disciplinary team as an autonomous individual.

  • You will assist with the implementation and evaluation of SLT treatment programmes and related tasks/duties which have been identified and delegated by the SLT and where appropriate qualified clinical services team.

  • You will complete SLT specific assessments under guidance of the SLT
  • You will plan and provide programmes of therapeutic activities within a framework recommended by the SLT.

About You

  • You will ideally be working as a Speech & Language Therapy Assistant or have experience of supporting individuals with learning disabilities or mental health.

  • You will have experience of working with challenging behaviours

  • You will be passionate about providing excellent support

  • You will be kind, compassionate, take responsibility for your own actions and be keen to acquire new knowledge

  • You will have relevant experience (within SLT, LD or secure settings) in a clinical area or be working to/have achieved NVQ 3 in Health and Social Care, Rehabilitation or a degree n the relevant discipline.

Package

  • Hours: 40.5

  • A competitive salary

  • Enhanced rates for all public holidays

  • Financial support towards professional qualifications

  • Comprehensive internal training programs delivered by our Clinical Services Team

  • Free of charge mandatory training

  • Enhanced DBS cost covered

  • Comprehensive induction based on the Care Certificate

  • 28 days annual leave inclusive Bank Holidays

  • Online rewards and high street discounts

  • Support from our Employee Assistance Program

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Childcare Voucher scheme

  • Membership of employer contribution pension fund

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against both the Barred adult list. We are an equal opportunities employer.