Speech, Language and Swallowing Pathologist/ Therapist

Locations:
Middle East
Contract type:
Permanent
Hours:
Full time
NHS band:
Any
Specialist areas:
Adult, Paediatric, Outpatient departments, Day centres
Posted:
22/11/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Q Enrichment Center
Job Ref:

Speech, Language and Swallowing Pathologist / Therapist

ABOUT Q ENRICHMENT CENTER
Q Enrichment Center is a rehabilitation center that provides speech, language and swallowing therapy for infants, children and adults. We are located in Jumeirah Lake Towers, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Our mission is to provide the best quality of therapy and constant support for families seeking help in rehabilitation as well as child early intervention and development. Q Enrichment is recruiting a highly qualified, energetic professional to join our family-oriented team. Candidates must be, enthusiastic, motivated, innovative, pro-active therapists who have a passion for helping infants, children and / or adults to improve, overcome their difficulties and enrich their lives.

THE ROLE ENCOMPASSES:
1. Performing speech, language and swallowing screenings and assessments
2. Designing and implementing a structured and individualized treatment program to assist infants, children and / or adults with various speech, language and swallowing disorders or delays
3. Providing the highest quality customer care and customer service

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Full time employment (9am – 6pm daily, Sunday – Thursday), might include evenings and / or Saturday – requires between 30 – 35 hours of therapy per week
• Provide ongoing guidance within each client’s individualized program, ensuring each client’s continued progress towards realizing their maximum potential
• Communicate questions, client’s progress or other feedback to teachers, parents, guardians, a spouse, other family members, other therapists and other healthcare professionals
• Participate in clinic / team meetings, workshops and training seminars as necessary
• Collect data and maintain documentation pertaining to each client’s individualized program
• Write client observation reports or progress notes highlighting the client’s strengths and areas of need as well as recommendations for school staff, for the school and the client’s family
• Update all reports, progress and any material pertaining to the client into the Client Relationship Management system

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Speech, Language and Swallowing Pathology / Speech and Language Therapy
• Experience seeing adult clients is an advantage
• Arabic language skills is an advantage
• Minimum of 3 - 5 years of full-time work experience as a Speech, Language and Swallowing Therapist / Pathologist in a clinical or hospital setting (school setting does not apply)
• Eligible for a Dubai Health Authority and / or Department of Health (DOH) licence
• Relevant work experience supported by a reference letter that is signed & stamped by previous employer(s)

ABOUT YOU
To be considered, you must:
• Be passionate about working with infants, children and / or adults
• Have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
• Be creative and have problem-solving skills – to design programs appropriate to different learning styles and communication issues
• Be enthusiastic and have high-energy levels
• Be able to work independently as well as take and process directions from mentors
• Be innovative with the ability to utilize next generation learning tools (eLearning)

Salary: Competitive (tax free)

To apply, please send your CV to careers@qenrichment.com

Closing Date:
03/01/2019
Contact Details:
Q Enrichment Center
Tel: -
Contact: Christopher Lee
E-mail:

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