Speech and Language Therapist

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    Cheadle, Greater Manchester

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    Mike Shaw

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    14 days ago

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Search Consultancy is working with a specialist Further Education provider to recruit locum Speech and Language Therapists for their college in Cheshire.

The college is a non-residential specialist and caters for the needs of students aged up to 25 who have learning difficulties and disabilities, complex needs, autism and communication disorders.

The role:

  • Making appropriate clinical decisions following assessment
  • Developing clear care plans based on best practice
  • Communicating assessment care plans and prognosis to clients, carers, families and members of the multi-disciplinary team/other professionals or agencies
  • Working with teaching assistants, teachers, families and carers to achieve outcomes for individual clients, providing support, programs, ideas, advice and assessment
  • Maintaining up to date and accurate case notes and writing reports
  • Responsible for the security, care and maintenance of equipment ensuring standards of infection control and safety are maintained


  • Recognised qualification in Speech & Language Therapy
  • HCPC (Health Care Professional Council) registered
  • Excellent communication and relationship skills
  • Ideally dysphasia trained
  • Ability to demonstrate empathy
  • Up to date with new techniques and developments for the promotion and maintenance of good practice in speech and language therapy in clinics and schools
  • Analytical and judgmental skills
  • Planning and organisational skills to manage and prioritise a defined caseload and workload

If you are interested in this position, please apply online or contact Mike Shaw at Search Manchester

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age