Speech & Language Therapist

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Colchester
Salary
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP40000/annum
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
THE ORGANISATION
Our client provides specialist care to people who have learning disabilities and mental health issues. With hospitals and specialist centres across England and Scotland, my client works in partnership with NHS and Local Authorities to provide person-centred quality health and social care services.

This independent hospital is based outside of Colchester and provides services for men who are living with a learning disability, complex needs and behaviours that can be perceived as challenging.
THE ROLE
•To work closely with Unit staff to help integrate the goals and recommendations from Speech and Language Therapy assessments into overall Care Plans
•To employ clinical effectiveness by use of evidence based practice and outcome measures
•To participate in the departmental development and appraisal processes ensuring the objectives set reflect the service and Company plans
•To participate or work as a member of the Multi-disciplinary team, contributing to decisions with regard to service user care programmes
•To develop and provide relevant training for staff teams at their different levels of experience

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE
• Hold current HCPC registration
• Hold current registration with the Royal college of speech and language therapists
• Have a person centred ethos, showing empathy and a desire to make a difference
• Be flexible and adaptable, well organised and able to manage time and workload effectively in line with the needs of the service
• Have a desire to expand your professional development and support organisational change
• Have a legal right to work in the UK
THE BENEFITS
3% match pension contribution
Access to comprehensive internal training
Travel Allowance
25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays
Death in Service benefit
Company sickness provided