Specialist Speech Therapist

Locations:
Greater London, South East England
Contract type:
Permanent
Hours:
Full time
NHS band:
Band 6, Band 7
Specialist areas:
Education, Paediatric, Mainstream and special schools
Posted:
17/10/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Allen Speech & Language Ltd
Job Ref:
ASLLon05

Specialist Speech Therapist, Newham, London

Allen Speech & Language are looking for a band 6/7 Speech and Language Therapist to join our London team.

Therapist will work with the outreach team, based in a school in Newham for Primary and Secondary aged students with SEMH and/or ASD.

Therapist will be sole Speech & Language Therapist working within a multidisciplinary team, e.g. OT, councillors, art therapists and drama therapists.

The role is term-time only with paid holidays.

Therapist will be responsible for:
 Carrying out formal and informal assessment of students 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.
 Contributing to training.
 Prioritising and managing caseload.
 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.
 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.
 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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