Speech & Language Therapist (Highly Specialist - Mamhilad)

Recruiter
NATIONAL STAR
Location
Blaenau Gwent
Salary
29904.00 - 32326.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Function
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

National Star in Wales are looking for an highly specialist Speech & Language Therapist enabling students and clients to communicate successfully through the design, development and delivery of specialist therapy programmes for learners across the National Star Wales and West provision, including completing complex assessments, dysphagia management and onward referral. Learners and clients have a range of physical and learning difficulties, including PMLD, ASD and AAC communication needs. To provide professional advice, training and information to colleagues and families and carers at our college in Mamhilad, near Pontypool.

The successful candidate will be an integral member of the National Star Wales and West team, working as an autonomous practitioner assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating therapy programmes, working in our college in Mamhilad, near Pontypool.

Candidates will have experience of working with people with physical and learning difficulties and /or Autistic Spectrum Disorder, have a recognised Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists degree level qualification & Relevant Dysphagia qualification.

Candidates need to have excellent interpersonal skills; be proactive, creative and forward thinking; enjoy networking, planning, setting targets and delivering therapeutic programmes.

The role is 24 hours per week and is term time only. If you are interested in more hours, please be aware that we are also recruiting an additional 18 hours per week in our Hereford location, which are able to be combined with the Mamhilad hours. Please specify in your application if you'd be interested in hours at both locations.