We’re looking for a Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist to work for care provider with care homes, rehabilitation units and supported living services in South London. As a Speech and Language Therapist you’ll work with vulnerable adults with leaning disabilities who have communication and or swallowing difficulties. It’s a great chance to join an organisation that are passionate about achieving great outcomes for the people they support, and you’ll be part of a team of like-minded care professional that love what they do. On offer is a salary of £36000 plus an excellent benefits package.
The Speech and Language Therapist Role:
You’ll be responsible for the delivery of effective Speech and Language Therapy services for vulnerable adults residing in community rehabilitation units, who present with learning disabilities and complex needs.
As a Speech and Language Therapist you will undertake clinical SLT work with adults with a diverse range of communication and swallowing difficulties.
Assess, treat and manage service users with communication and swallowing difficulties
Manage a caseload of service users with varying diagnosis and complex needs, using evidence based client centred principles.
Ensure development of junior staff through supervision, training and contribution to annual appraisal.
Participate in the planning, development and evaluation of clinical practice and service development within the area of Learning disabilities.
Contribute to maintenance and development of the SLT service.
Participate in information management to ensure high quality data which is recorded, evaluated & reported in a timely manner.
To support with the dysphagia caseload and train staff to raise awareness of dysphagia management in Learning Disabilities.
The Successful Candidate
A minimum of 2 years SLT clinical experience with adult population.
Ability to reflect and develop own practice.
Recognised Speech and Language Therapy Degree Qualification or equivalent.
HCPC Registration – licence to practice.
Registered member of RCSLTThe Package
A competitive salary
Enhanced rates for all public holidays
Financial support towards professional qualifications
Enhanced DBS cost covered
Comprehensive induction based on the Care Certificate
20 days annual leave plus 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
Interested? Please respond with an updated CV to be considered
Coburg Banks Health and Social Care specialise in recruiting Care Managers, Care Co-ordinators and Senior Carers within Residential care, Domiciliary care, Supported living and Nursing across the UK. We would welcome the opportunity to help you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV into us. If you know of other people who are currently looking for a new career within the Health and Care Sector please refer them to us.
Salary: £35000 – £40000/annum
Job Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
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