Speech and Language Therapist – adult mental health

Shire Healthcare are currently supporting a nationwide client with the recruitment of a Speech and Language Therapist. The service provides short-term, high dependency locked rehabilitation and support for adults with mental health needs, Autism and learning disabilities. This role is suitable for existing band 5 or ambitious newly qualified Speech and Language Therapists.

The role:

  • Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team comprising of Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Nurses.
  • Assessing, diagnosing and playing a key role in the management of adults with complex communication needs and behaviours that challenge.
  • Supporting individual patients and people who work with the patients to promote functional communication systems and optimal independence

The ideal candidate:

  • A degree in Speech and Language Therapy
  • Experience or a keen interest in learning disabilities, Autism and mental health problems
  • HCPC registered
  • Understanding of Positive behaviour support

If you are interested in discussing the role further, please apply to discuss with an experienced consultant!

Reference ID: 388

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £25,600.00-£33,400.00 per year

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Speech and Language Therapy

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