Speech and Language Therapist – neuro-rehab

An exciting position is currently available with one of Shire Healthcare’s specialist clients in West Sussex. A Speech and Language Therapist is required for a part time (21 hours per week), permanent position within a neurorehabilitation setting that supports adults with acquired brain injuries.

The role:

  • To work as an independent clinical professional with knowledge and skills, problem solving and clinical reasoning in a specialist area.
  • To manage, with support and supervision, and prioritise a caseload of clients with complex mental/physical health needs and/or challenging behaviour
  • To use evidence based/client centred principles and clinical reasoning to assess, plan, implement and evaluate intervention
  • To formulate treatment plans in consultation with the client
  • To carry out risk assessments relating to the client, client’s contacts and the environment formulating a plan of action
  • To develop programmes of care, monitor, evaluate and modify treatment in order to measure – progress and ensure effectiveness of intervention

Education/Qualifications required:

  • Recognised Speech and Language Therapy Degree Qualification or Equivalent
  • HPC and RCSLT registration
  • Health Professions Council – Licence to Practice – Good time management
  • Dysphagia Qualification

Skills/Experience required:

  • Knowledge of assessment tools
  • Experience of working collaboratively and co-operatively as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Experience of working with young people and/or adults with ABI
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good analytical and reflection skills
  • Negotiation and problem solving skills
  • Good organisational skills

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please apply below!

Reference ID: 289

Part-time hours: 21 per week

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £18,500.00 per year

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Speech and Language Therapy

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