Speech and Language Therapist - Llanelli Job Reference: J197-024744 Employer: Location: Llanelli Salary: £21,427 The Disabilities Trust is hiring in Llanelli! We're looking for a Part-Time Speech and Language Therapist to join our friendly service, Ty Aberdafen. We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic individuals who will strive to deliver the best possible service for our service users. About Us Situated in Llanelli, Tŷ Aberdafen offers flexible options of specialist care and support for people with acquired brain injury and complex needs. It forms part of the UK-wide network of services provided by the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT). About the role: As a Speech and Language Therapist at Ty Aberdafen your main purpose will be to work as part of an interdisciplinary team providing speech and language therapy input to clients with acquired brain injury. To liaise with internal and external professionals, family members and clients. Main duties will include: 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 Hours Hours available: 21 Hours a week Benefits include: Salary of £21,427 (Actual) - £35,711 (FTE) 33 days holiday including bank holidays (pro-rata) Group Life assurance Employer pension contribution Eye voucher scheme Long service and staff awards Nationwide staff benefits such as Perk Box and discounted gym membership. Disclosure and Barring Service Check This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions. To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs ( ), a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.
Llanelli, Wales, Carmarthenshire, SA15, United Kingdom