Speech and Language Therapist

Speech and Language Therapist - Essex, Essex

Ref: 268Monday 27 September 2021

Are you a qualified Speech Therapist  / SaLT looking for a change or progression?

Would you like to work in a brand new therapy centre in Brentwood, Essex?

 

Do you have experience in Paediatric Speech and Language Therapy and looking for a role in which to specialise working with children?

 

Parker Smith Inclusion are currently working with a specialist therapy centre that will provide therapy sessions to children aged 3-11 who have a diagnosis of Autism. Most of the children will attend special schools and this service will act as an additional layer to further aid their development. The service will provide therapy all year round and you will have the opportunity to be part of a talented multidisciplinary team made up of Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Play/Drama, and Art Therapists. As part of your role you will also provide outreach support to an East London school for SEMH and thus further build your skills and experience! 

This is a very exciting opportunity for a qualified Speech Therapist to be part of a permanent staff team at a brand new therapy centre in Brentwood, Essex. This is your chance to start a role at the service's inception and become part of a pioneering offer with 2 exceptional professionals at the helm! 

 

Benefits to working in this Speech Therapy role:

  • Brand new service in which to grow and develop

  • NHS banding full time salary but working term time only

  • Opportunity to specialise in Paediatric care and Autism

  • Build skills working at a SEMH school and learn other kills such as SI (sensory Integration)

  • Working with a multidisciplinary team of therapists

  • Local work for Essex based Speech Therapists

 

Responsible for: Delivery of Speech and Language Therapy and Speech and Language assessments. Speech and Language therapy forms part of the service's multi-disciplinary team to drive forward programmes of development and rehabilitation.

As an Speech Therapist, you will provide direct clinical care which will encompass Speech and Language Therapy assessments, treatment and management of needs extended to life at home. You will assess, implement and develop treatment programmes according to diagnosis and identified needs.

 

Speech and Language Therapy hours and contract:

  • Full time – all year

  • Permanent, business hours

  • Brentwood, Essex

  • September start (or sooner)

  • Salaries in line with NHS Agenda for change banding

 

Candidate should be/have:

  • A registered Speech and Language Therapist with the HCPC (Health Care Professions Council) or registration n process.

  • Paediatric experience.

  • A passion to work in Paediatric Speech and Language Therapy.

  • An understanding of Speech and Language Therapy process/interventions.

  • Excellent communication, organisation and time management skills.

  • Resilience and an ability to manage difficult situations.

  • Ideally a car driver

So, if you are looking for something different to reignite your passion for your job, or if you are just intrigued to hear more. Please get in touch with Sophie on 0203 011 4848, I can't wait to hear from you!

In fact, whatever your situation or level of experience, please speak to us today to discuss opportunities within Speech and Language Therapy in and around London!

 

Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about our Speech and Language Therapy opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV to sophie@psinclusion.co.uk

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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