Speech And Language Therapist

Recruiter
Safehands Recruitment Limited
Location
Lugg Bridge
Salary
£29,904 per annum
Posted
05 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you wanting to work for a private health and social care provider based in Herefordshire who have a comprehensive therapist department with a multitude practitioners building a diverse team of professionals? Do you want a career that offers you job satisfaction? Do you want to work for a company that appreciates and rewards its employees?

If the answer is YES, you need to read further!

Due to expansion we are recruiting for a Speech and Language Therapist working full time, term time only on a permanent basis for an up and coming site based in Hereford working term times only. You will be supporting Young Adults aged between 16-25 years with complex Physical and Learning Disabilities to communicate successfully through the design, development and delivery of specialist therapy programmes for learners across the provision. FTE £29,904- £32,326

Responsibilities of Speech And Language Therapist:

• To work as an autonomous practitioner, assessing, planning, implementing and evaluation of therapy programmes for students with complex communication needs

• Completing of pre- college assessments for potential students

• Manage a case load of students and their learning across 2 sites

• To design, develop and measure the success of therapy programmes implemented and making necessary recommendations to support the student's development

• To support wider learning and the development of the communication across the site for the students and taking an active role in the development of new provisions

• To work as part of a multi-disciplinary team and outside agencies

• To demonstrate strong knowledge within the field underpinned by evidence based practice

• To ensure the students understand the therapy programme and the benefits to them

• To accurately record all interventions and ensure all documentation is completed in line with company proceed

• To participate in student's annual reviews and person centre care meetings including complex cases

Person Specification for Speech And Language Therapist:

• Educated to a degree level in Speech and Language Therapy

• Membership of The Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists

• Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC) Licence to practice

• Strong communication skills

• Computer literate

• Excellent time management skills

• Ability to summarise information and make recommendations based off this

Don't miss out on being rewarded with amazing job satisfaction and feeling part of a community. This leading healthcare provider based in Herefordshire is passionate about offering the best service to both staff and clients. So apply today!

If this exciting opportunity is of interest to yourself please apply immediately or call Lisa Clyne on , alternatively email