Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

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Erskine Edinburgh Home, 468 Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, EH17 7SA
£17,356 - £18,579 per annum, pro rata
13 May 2019
31 May 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

ERSKINE has been caring for members of the ex-Service community for 100 years. Our reputation as a provider of quality care depends on recruiting staff of a high calibre who can meet resident needs and Erskine’s expectations.  If you think you’ve got what it takes to work at Erskine we currently have vacancies for the following in our Erskine Edinburgh Home, Gilmerton:

Speech and Language therapy assistant

15 hours per week, over 3 days (Monday – Friday)

Grade 2 Salary £17,356 - £18,579 per annum, pro rata

The post-holder will assist with Speech and Language Therapy activities aimed at supporting and enabling residents to maximise their communication and promote well-being.

Candidates must have excellent communication and IT skills.  An SVQ qualification would be an advantage, however, in house training will be provided.  The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that they are a member of the Scottish Social Services Council within 6 months of joining Erskine.

For further information please contact Karen Herron, Head of Speech and Language Therapy on 0141 814 4540.

We offer competitive rates of pay, a staff pension scheme and enhanced annual leave entitlement.

If you are selected for interview, you will receive an invite by email (please ensure you check your spam / junk mailbox).

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme Disclosure.  Any candidate who has worked overseas for more than 3 months will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.