Speech and Language Therapist

£23500 - £23500 per annum

Job Details

Integra People is a specialist recruitment consultancy, providing quality permanent, contract and temporary staffing solutions to clients from our wide network of UK offices.

My client is looking to recruit a highly motivated and forward thinking Part Time Speech and Language Therapist to work closely with the multi-disciplinary teams in Wyboston and also offer support to our homes in the surrounding area including St Neots and along the A1 corridor to North London.

As a SALT your responsibilities will be:

  • Support staff to build effective communication with the people we support.
  • Provide Total Communication training and mentoring to our teams.
  • Independently manage a caseload including people with complex mental and physical health needs.
  • Be committed to a person-centred approach Provision of therapy to individual service users focusing on specific language development and social communication.
  • Liaise with support staff so that therapy techniques and strategies can be implemented.
  • Liaise with Multi-Disciplinary team so that therapy techniques and strategies can be implemented.
  • Provide supervision to more junior staff and/or students
  • Have experience in the assessment and management of people with challenging needs

The successful candidate must have:

  • Hold a recognised Speech and Language Therapy MSc level qualification or equivalent
  • Registered member of the HCPC
  • Hold a full Driving License
  • Excellent communicator - both written and verbally
  • Excellent team member with the ability to assume leadership responsibilities
  • Experience with LD and Autism, Challenging behaviour - varied levels of functionality
  • Knowledge of the Transforming Care Agenda, Autistic Spectrum Disorders and experience in a range of communication assessments and interventions relevant to this client population is also essential.

Salary for this role is £23,500 plus additional benefits.

Please call Leanne Irving on 07983 200 945 for more information about this exciting new role.


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