Speech and Language Therapist

Locations:
South East England
Contract type:
Permanent
Hours:
Part time / Job share
NHS band:
Band 5, Band 6
Specialist areas:
Education, Paediatric, Mainstream and special schools
Posted:
17/10/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Allen Speech & Language Ltd
Job Ref:
ASLEX06

Mainstream Secondary Schools, Purfleet, Essex & Welling, Kent.

We are looking for a band 5 or 6 Speech and Language Therapist to join our Essex/Kent team.

The role is made of 2 day per week in a Secondary in Purfleet and 2 days at a Secondary in Welling.

Therapist will manage own caseload, including assessments, individual and group therapy.

Roles are flexible and can be full-time or part-time job share or matched with other vacancies in Essex or Kent.

The role is term-time only with paid holidays, to start asap.

Therapist will be responsible for:

 Carrying out formal and informal assessment and making diagnostic decisions.
 Setting and evaluating aims and objectives regarding speech, language and communication.
 Carrying out direct and indirect therapy interventions.
 Working with others, including families, teaching staff and other professionals.
 Prioritising and managing caseload with support.
 Maintaining best practice clinical standards as per RCSLT CQ live guidelines.
 Maintaining a working knowledge of local policies and procedures and legal frameworks.
 Carrying out required administrative duties.
 Working independently and accessing support as needed.
 Contributing to development of the practice, including marketing and promoting services.
 Participating in service research and audit.
 Contributing to supervision of assistants, students and volunteers.
 Taking independent responsibility for continuing professional development and maintaining up to date HCPC registration
 Any other duties as discussed with the practice manager.

Benefits of working with ASL include:
 Robust clinical supervision for all therapists.
 Regular team meetings and peer support.
 Support for new graduates to complete their competencies and gain confidence as therapists.
 Access to training and CPD budgets.
 Clinical support from SLT team.
 Support for clinical research and evidence-based practice.
 Posts are permanent.
 Paid school holidays.
 Laptops and resources provided.
 Pension scheme.
 All flexible working requests will be considered.

Please send CV and cover letter to jessica@allenspeechandlanguage.co.uk to apply.

Closing Date:
17/11/2019
Contact Details:
Allen Speech & Language Ltd
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