• Paediatric Speech Therapist United Kingdom
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  • 1 month ago

jobs description

Mediplacements are looking to recruit a band 6 Speech and Language Therapist for a locum position with our client in Oxfordshire.

The pay for this position is GBP23:GBP28 per hour, and we are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible for an ongoing duration.

Successful candidates must be HCPC registered.

We have a vacancy for a skilled and experienced Speech and Language Therapist to join

our dedicated and supportive inter:disciplinary team, who support the best outcomes for

the students through holistic and integrated programmes. You will work alongside

another Speech and language Therapist in addition to a Speech and Language Therapy

assistant and school staff implementing 1:1 and group SLT input. You will provide a

range of intervention including individual and group therapy sessions, support and train

parents and staff along with universal level provision. You will be offered relevant

training, support and supervision. The main focus of the role will be to... assess and support

the students holistic communication needs, facilitating in promoting the learning and

personal development of the pupils, ensuring they make best use of the educational

opportunities available to them.

The Role Will Involve

xF0B7; Managing a caseload and work with autonomy and independence.

xF0B7; Participate as an active member of the Multi:Disciplinary Team.

xF0B7; Undertake appropriate formal and informal assessment, with a focus on the holistic

needs of the student.

xF0B7; Provide therapeutic interventions independently for a range of Speech and Language

related difficulties including, but not exclusive to: Developmental Language Disorder,

Autism, Attention Deficit, Hyperactivity Disorder, Phonological disorders, Dyspraxia,

and Stammering.


The successful candidate will:
• Have a SaLT degree/Qualification.
• Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
• MRCSLT Registration
• Able to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
• Good assessment and organisational skills
• Experience of health and social care policy / local and national agendas as they relate to

disabled people
• Excellent communication and teamwork skills
• Passionate about supporting children with communication difficulties.
• Ensure all pupils are safe in our care and that safeguarding procedures are followed

at all times
• Assessment of a range of communication difficulties
• Use of standardised and non:standardised assessments (clinical observations)
• Report writing for annual reviews, outside agencies and EHCP applications.
• Implementation of therapy sessions on the basis of assessments and EHCP

specifications where appropriate
• Provision of therapy programmes for school and home use
• Organisation of small group therapy sessions
• Collaboration with student, Parents, Teaching staff, Occupational Therapist and

Creative Arts and Play Therapist and voluntary organisations where appropriate.
• Monitoring and reviewing of interventions
• Contributions to IEPs
• Meetings with parents
• Attendance at SEN Team meetings
• Establish constructive relationships with pupils and interact with them according to

individual needs
• Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils
• Promote self:esteem and independence in all students
• Provide feedback to pupils, teaching staff and parents in relation to progress and

• Contribute to the maintenance of a purposeful, orderly and supportive environment.
• Promote good pupil behaviour, dealing promptly with conflict and incidents in line

with established policy and encourage pupils to take responsibility for their own


If youre interested in working as a locum speech therapist with Mediplacements, apply now

When you work with Mediplacements, you will have access to a range of benefits that will support you
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