Speech and Language Therapist
London Central , United Kingdom
£50,000 + Pension, Medical Insurance, Bonus, Educational Sponsorship, Travel Allowance, 28 days annual leave etc
Position: Specialist Speech & Language Therapist
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £50,000 +
Hours of Duty: 40 hours per week
Our Clients care for and support adults living with a learning disability or autism in specialist hospitals and residential services throughout the UK. Our purpose is to make a positive difference to the people and their families by delivering person-centred health and social care that helps our service users to fulfill the things they want out of life. We set high standards for our staff teams and we want people who are compassionate, trustworthy and resilient but most importantly, put the service user at the Centre of all they do. Does this appeal to you? Would you like to help us deliver high quality, safe care? Then please read on...
So what will the job involve?
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.
You will be experienced in working with adults with a learning disability or autism You will be experienced in the assessment/management of communication in adults with Learning disabilities, autism and behaviours which challenge You will have excellent communication and organisational skills Applicants must hold current registration with RCSLT and the HCPC. You will hold Post -Registration certificate and/or have experience in the assessment and management of Dysphagia with this client group. The post holder must be capable of managing their own caseloads autonomously.
In turn, we offer high-quality professional support and a strong commitment to personal development. The successful candidate may also have the opportunity to supervise junior colleagues and be actively involved in supporting the Hospital Manager in service development and clinical governance.
Additional Benefits include:
7% match pension contribution
Access to comprehensive internal training
28 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays
Death in Service benefit
Company sickness provided
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