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Specialist Speech and Language Therapist - AdAs/MDT

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Specialist Speech and Language Therapist - AdAs/MDT


£28,000 - £31,000

Cambian Group the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities is looking for a highly motivated, dedicated, caring individual to join the company as a Specialist Speech and Language Therapist.

Job Role

We are currently seeking a motivated and passionate Speech and Language Therapist to work as part of our clinical team for young adults with autism, working across multiple sites.

Southampton / Bournemouth area (5 sites)

As a Specialist SLT, you will a unique opportunity to be responsible for the delivery and development of an evidence-based SLT service to meet the needs of the complex client group across 5 community settings. The role involves working with our young people to maximise their potential, to enable them to enjoy the best possible quality of life and to facilitate their ‘voice’ in their care. You be working directly with young people to assess their communication needs and work alongside our care and support teams, offering support and advice on a daily basis, contributing to transitional needs where required. You will be part of our established clinical team of Psychology, Occupational Therapy and Nursing, with routine liaison and engagement with the Psychiatrist.

You will be able to work autonomously as well as be an integral part of this team to drive forward developments across the settings. This will include the identification, development and implementation of a successful total communication environment.

The post holder will be required to contribute to, and influence the development of positive communication approaches and models, based around person centred support methodology and practices and support the coordination, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care for individual residents within our services.

You will also be part of a country wide SLT service and contribute to the service enhancement through

intervention development, meetings and conferences.

In return we offer:

  • Excellent Clinical Supervision, CPD and developmental opportunities for clinical and non-clinical duties
  • Regular service meetings with Cambian Speech and Language Therapists
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Employee rewards and discount benefits scheme
  • Full induction training is given.

Candidate Profile

We are looking for a Specialist Speech and Language Therapist with:

  • Experience in the field of Learning Disabilities including Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Qualification in Dysphagia management desirable
  • Evidence of being a strong team player, highly motivated and with a genuine desire to help others
  • Car driver essential.

Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.

Candidates must possess the relevant Speech and Language Therapy qualification and be HCPC registered.

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