Highly Specialist SLT - CAMHS (Part Time)

Employer
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Bury
Salary
£27,449 to £27,449 a year
Closing date
6 Jul 2022

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Profession
CBT Therapist / Other
Service
Child & Adolescent / CAMHS
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
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Job Details

We are looking for an experienced Speech and Language Therapist to lead the SLT service at this location and to work within our CAMHS services at Cygnet Hospital Bury. We are offering a £2000 welcome bonus for this post!

Main duties of the job

In this role you will provide high quality assessment and therapy and plan and implement programmes of care in individual or group settings using evidence-based practice, providing specialist clinical advice to others regarding the management and care of patients with communication difficulties and/or hearing impairment. You will lead the development of the SLT service at this location and oversee 3 other SLTs working in CAMHS and the Deaf services.

About us

Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes. Our expert care enables thousands of individuals to consistently make a positive difference to their lives.

Job description
Job responsibilities
Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist (part time)
Location: Cygnet Hospital Bury Salary: up to £27,449 (pro rata) + £2000 welcome bonus & relocation package available Hours: 24 hours per week

Are you an enthusiastic Speech and Language Therapist looking for new challenges, career development and looking to apply your experience in mental health?

We are looking for an experienced Speech and Language Therapist to lead the SLT service at this location and to work within our CAMHS services at Cygnet Hospital Bury.

In this role you will provide high quality assessment and therapy and plan and implement programmes of care in individual or group settings using evidence-based practice, providing specialist clinical advice to others regarding the management and care of patients with communication difficulties and/or hearing impairment. You will lead the development of the SLT service at this location and oversee 3 other SLTs working in CAMHS and the Deaf services.

To see detailed information about this locationplease click here.

At Cygnet, our perks go way beyond pension schemes and excellent professional development.

Youll also enjoy shopping, travel and leisure discounts as well as a range of healthcare and financial benefits to support you to be happy both in and out of work.

In this role you will:
  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Deliver a clinical service for a complex client group, using a range of skills and knowledge in assessment and intervention methods within a coherent framework
  • Coordinate the delivery of teaching/training to staff at the site
  • Lead in the planning, development and evaluation of the Speech and Language Therapy service
  • Receive expert clinical supervision and peer support
  • Be part of a national network of 50 Cygnet-employed SLTs

Why Cygnet? We will offer you
  • Salary up to £27,449 (depending on experience)
  • Generous annual leave entitlement that increases with length of service
  • Study leave & support with CPD opportunities
  • Company paid life assurance scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Free meals on duty & cycle to work scheme
  • Access to the NHS Discount Scheme
  • Smart Health Toolkit, providing fitness programmes, nutrition consultation & health checks

We are looking for someone who is / has...
  • A Diploma/Degree in Speech and Language Therapy
  • Post-graduate qualification in dysphagia (desirable)
  • HCPC-registered and membership with the RCSLT
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of the client population (CAMHS)
  • Good understanding of core Speech and Language Therapy skills and current best practice in Speech and Language Therapy

Cygnet Health Carehas been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes. Our expert care enables thousands of individuals to consistently make a positive difference to their lives.

We maintain a good relationship with our quality regulators and undergo regular inspections, with 85% of our services rated Good or Outstanding. We also operate an internal system of quality care, treatment and positive outcomes.

What next? If you care about making a difference we want to talk to you. Click the link to apply.

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.

Person Specification
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Company

Empowering people and making a positive difference

Cygnet Health Care was established in 1988. Since then we have developed a wide range of services for individuals with mental health needs within the UK. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes for the people in our care. At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users and their families. Our purpose is to care, enable & make a positive difference. Our vision is to be the preferred provider & employer of choice in our sector.

Our great team believe in -

  • Togetherness
  • Patients, service users & their families are at the heart of what we do
  • Making a real difference in people's lives
  • Building caring relationships to improve mental health

Dedicated people who change lives together

At Cygnet, our people work across many different teams that pull together to achieve excellent outcomes for those in our care. So wherever your strengths lie, you can make the most of them with us – and enjoy a rewarding career that makes a significant difference to others.

Join one of our dedicated teams and be part of something meaningful:

  • Leadership Team
  • Doctors & Consultants Team
  • Nursing Team
  • Allied Health & Psychology Team
  • Education Team
  • Care & Support Team
  • Hospitality & Non-clinical Team

 

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