Speech and Language Therapist Learning Disabilities
Salary up to £17,648pa (FTE £44,120pa)
Long Eaton Day Services : 4 Milton Street, Long Eaton, Nottingham, NG10 1DS
We are looking for a dedicated and caring Speech and Language Therapist to join the company to cover maternity leave until September 2022.
We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities as well as a variety of staff benefits.
Long Eaton Day Services
Specialist day services Long Eaton provides a positive experience for up to men and women (Aged 16+) with learning disabilities.
The facility utilises state of the art equipment designed to optimise sensory experience and heighten relaxation. There is a spacious sensory room, cinema, soft zone and arts and craft area.
A generously proportioned hydrotherapy room is used as part of individualised programmes which are designed to maximise physical benefits.
As part of an on-site multi-disciplinary team, the emphasis of SLT input is on inclusion and participation in the units’ activity programme, enhancing opportunities for functional communication skills, supporting the individual’s expression of choice and developing the total communication environment.
Taking a hands on approach it is essential that you will be a strong team player, with good communication skills and excellent time management skills.
You will provide quality communication assessments and evidence-based interventions and be responsible for supporting the development of staff understanding of communication needs and approaches within a Learning Disabilities client group.
In return we offer :
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Full induction training is given. You will work alongside some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession.
Successful candidates will need to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks.
Are you ready for a new challenge and new opportunities, don’t miss out apply now.