Speech And Language Therapist

28412.00 - 31766.00 GBP Annual
15 Nov 2021
09 Dec 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Speech and Language Therapist
Location: Oldbury, West Midlands
Hours: 7.5 per week
Salary Details: GBP28,412 - GBP31,766 pro rota
We are looking for a Speech and Language Therapist to support clients who have learning disabilities, ASD and/or Mental Health issues. You will work alongside other dedicated colleagues from Psychiatry, Psychology, Occupational Therapy and Nursing to share knowledge and skills.
* Previously worked for the NHS
* HCPC Registered Speech and Language Therapist
* Experience working with Young people and/or adults with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Mental Health problems
* Excellent Organisational skills
* Able to communicate and build relationships with other professions
Roles and responsibilities:
* Manage patients case load, write reports and completing assessments to monitor progress against goals and targets
* Strive to provide goals and targets to encourage patients to reach their full potential
* Organise and provide an intensive outcome driven programme to patients who may exhibit risk/offending behaviours
* Work closely with other professions to deliver a programme that will help the patients continue to develop, increase and maintain their progress
* Provide Life changing treatment, support and care for Young people and adults who have difficulties with eating, drinking and swallowing
* Provide a treatment plan that will help patients to improve their communication skills
This is not an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities, the post holder may be required to undertake other duties following appropriate discussion with their line manager.
Who we are!
Coveberry, part of the CareTech family are one of the leading specialist healthcare providers, with hospital and centres throughout England, delivering a wide ranging services in adult mental health and learning disabilities, specialist brain injury, child and adult mental health services (CAMHS) including eating disorders and social care for children with special needs.
At the Oldbury Centre strive to support our Patients with day to day living for both residents and outpatients. Our aspiration is to nurture the world, one person at a time and that's why everything we do is designed to provide the best care and recovery for our patients and residents.
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions. If you have not heard back within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful on this occasion