Speech & Language Therapist

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
15.00 - 15.00 GBP Hourly + GBP15.00/hour
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Speech and language Therapist (Must be RCSLT & HCPC registered)
Full or Part time Considered
Up to GBP15per hour
Liverpool
We are looking for a qualified Speech and Language Therapist to manage a caseload of adults with learning disabilities and neurodegenerative diseases who have complex communication difficulties. Our client provides comprehensive support for up to 50 adults between the ages of 18 and 65 with neurodegenerative diseases and related conditions.
The Speech and Language Therapist will work closely with parents/carers, Social Services and other agencies to provide the best support possible for our residents and will install passion in the surrounding team so the environment is positive and empowering for our residents.
As Speech and Language Therapist you will hold current registration with RCSLT and the HCPC and be capable of managing your own caseloads autonomously. You will be able to motivate our residents and /or carers to engage in the therapeutic process by being positive, celebrating, sharing and rewarding and allow them to take pride in their achievements
Job Requirements
oRCSLT (Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists) registered
oHCPC (Health and Care Professionals Council) registered
oExperience of working autonomously and taking accountability for a caseload
oAbility to confidently review and assess service users' needs and changing needs
oExperience of working with adults with Learning Disabilities and Neurodegenerative diseases
If you would be interested in finding out more or you would like to have an informal discussion about the role give Helen at TopCare Network Liverpool a call.
Topcare is an equal opportunities employer