Description : Luhs Ahp Services ,Acute Services Division (Lothian)
CYP SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPY SERVICE - SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPIST
BAND 5 - BASED WEST LOTHIAN - 15 HOURS PER WEEK
FIXED TERM FOR 2 YEARS
Applications are invited from suitably qualified speech and language therapists to join the SLT team working in Edinburgh with children with ASD in the Early Years.
The team working in this clinical area are currently looking at how to change the service to meet the demands of Ready to Act.
There is a focus on training others and delivering Hanen More Than Words Programmes. This post will help shape the future service and work closely with Community SLT colleagues.
The successful applicant will be based in one of the West Edinburgh teams.
The speech and language therapy service is innovative and supportive. It is committed to the principles of clinical governance to provide a high quality service focused on the child's needs.
Support is provided for therapists in cluster based and clinically focused teams. All therapists have a personal development plan and are encouraged to extend their skills through a variety of CPD activities.
Applicants must be registered with HCPC and must have or can obtain Enhanced PVG Certificate form Disclosure Scotland.
Informal enquiries to :
Carolyn Hawkes, Service Lead (West Edinburgh), Sighthill Health Centre, Tel : 0131 537 7119 or
Caroline Rendle, NW Depute, Sighthill Health Centre, Tel : 0131 537 7119