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Paediatric Speech & Language Therapist

  • Swindon, Gloucestershire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sam Boggis
  • £31.15 - £31.15

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist to work in Swindon. This position is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying £31.15 per hour (paid to you via an umbrella company).

The role:

To provide speech and language therapy to a caseload of children and young people in school, clinic and home settings as part of wider packages of care to support children and young people to participate fully in their family, school and community. Work as a part of the speech and language therapy team providing supervision and support to less experienced colleagues and supporting the development of the service. This role will involve managing a caseload and providing assessment, therapy and training within the both clinic and school caseloads.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To manage own caseloads in identified settings independently.
  • To work effectively as part of the service team, multi-disciplinary and multi-agency team.
  • To manage own time effectively and prioritise tasks appropriately.
  • In partnership with children/young people and carers and other professionals to assess, evaluate, develop and implement individualised treatment plans for children/young people using advanced clinical reasoning skills, evidence based practice and utilising a wide range of therapeutic approaches.
  • To assess and diagnose speech and language and communication difficulties in children.
  • To develop and implement therapy packages identifying appropriate treatment from a range of options.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC registration and DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.

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