Senior Speech and Language Therapist
Are you an established Speech and Language Therapist who strives for excellence in all aspects of your working life? If so then look no further! A great and exciting opportunity has just come available for a Senior Speech and Language Therapist band 6 based in Woolwich and Dartford. You will be travelling around the services delivering specialised client centred speech and language therapy.
My client is well established and has achieved a good rating from the CQC and is looking for a Senior Speech and Language Therapist band 6 to oversee the service and to further improve and maintain the high standards that are embedded throughout their values and service delivery.
Salary - £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience
Hours - Monday - Friday 0900 - 1700 but will need to travel to different services all within a local 10 mile area. 40 hours per week.
Area - Located near to Woolwich and Dartford.
Position - Permanent position
Responsibilities - Senior Speech and Language Therapist
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.
Skills required - Senior Speech and Language Therapist
A minimum of 2 years SLT clinical experience with adult population.
Evidence of commitment to ongoing professional development.
Ability to reflect and develop own practice.
Ability to contribute towards the training of other staff/students.
Must be a commutable distance from Woolwich and Dartford.
Willingness to train in TMA.
Recognised Speech and Language Therapy Degree Qualification or equivalent.
HCPC Registration - licence to practice.
Registered member of RCSLT.
Benefits - Senior Speech and Language Therapist
Competitive salary - £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience
Long term employment due to continued growth
Competitive holiday entitlement
Motivated management and employees
The position of Senior Speech and Language Therapist is very rewarding and makes a difference to the quality of life for service users on a daily basis. If you feel that you are the right person for this great opportunity then please contact Matt Duffy at the Peterborough Office for a confidential chat. Please note that the vacancy is located near to Woolwich and Dartford.
This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd & Quattro Healthcare Ltd) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.
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