Senior Speech & Language Therapist Required

Recruiter
Domus Recruitment Ltd
Location
Ashford
Salary
33000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

I am currently working on behalf of a market leading care provider that is currently seeking a highly skilled, experienced and motivated Speech & Language Therapist to join their specialist care team.
The service itself provides person-centred inpatient rehabilitation and care for male and female adolescents and adults with brain injury or neurological conditions.
The Speech & Language Therapist is responsible for the delivery of effective evidence-based Speech and Language Therapy treatment for vulnerable adults residing in a locked rehabilitation and low secure hospital who presented with learning disabilities, mental and physical illnesses.
As part of our skilled and supportive Multi-disciplinary team, including Advocates and Social Workers, the post holder will be confident at managing a complex case-load and be able to contribute to a rapidly developing service.
Job purpose:

  • Managing a caseload of adults with mental health & Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Maintain high standards of clinical care and working within a multi disciplinary framework
  • Ensuring practice is evidence based where possible and is based on national Speech & Language Therapy clinical standards
  • Participate in the induction of the wider multi disciplinary team and stakeholders.


In order to achieve this our Speech and Language Therapist should have:

  • Experience in the assessment/management of communication in adults with Neurodevelopmental Disorder/mental health
  • You would need to have familiarity with working with Dysphagia
  • Evidence of being able to work autonomously
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills.
  • HCPC/RCSLT registered


Salary - £33k
If you are interested in the role described above then please forward your up to date CV to or call to discuss things further.
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