CAMHS Speech and Language Therapist

Pennine Care NHS FT

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Job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Speech and Language Therapist to join a highly experienced multi-professional Neurodevelopment Team in Bury CAMHS.

Delivery of evidence based Speech and Language Therapy services including assessments and specialist interventions to young people on the neurodevelopment pathway including autism who may have complex and challenging needs. You will be working in a multidisciplinary context with the expectation to be person centred, creative and innovative in meeting the communication needs of individuals whilst offering support to the young person and families / carers, evaluating the effectiveness of intervention packages and implementing outcome measures

Evidence of supervisory skills is essential as the post holder will be involved in the development, implementation and review of care pathways alongside experienced clinicians from other areas of the directorate. The post holder will have excellent communication skills and negotiation skills and work alongside other professionals, families and carers. The post holder will manage the Speech and Language Therapy input to the team.

Alongside development of the communication needs of young people, the post holder will also be experienced in assessment and supervision and will carry a small case load in this area

Main duties of the job

Delivery of evidence based Speech and Language Therapy services including assessments and specialist interventions to young people on the neurodevelopment pathway including autism who may have complex and challenging needs. You will be working in a multidisciplinary context with the expectation to be person centred, creative and innovative in meeting the communication needs of individuals whilst offering support to the young person and families / carers, evaluating the effectiveness of intervention packages and implementing outcome measures

Evidence of supervisory skills is essential as the post holder will be involved in the development, implementation and review of care pathways alongside experienced clinicians from other areas of the directorate. The post holder will have excellent communication skills and negotiation skills and work alongside other professionals, families and carers. The post holder will manage the Speech and Language Therapy input to the team.

Alongside development of the communication needs of young people, the post holder will also be experienced in assessment and supervision and will carry a small case load in this area

About us

The team is a multidisciplinary team and co located at Fairfield Hospital. We deliver high quality assessments and interventions for people with complex and challenging needs. The team consists of nurses, mental health practitioners, assistant psychology and psychiatrist input. The team work across the borough of Bury

Date posted

21 June 2022

Pay scheme

Agenda for change

Band

Band 7

Salary

£40,057 to £45,839 a year per annum

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

311-HYM265-22-B

Job locations

CAMHS Bury

Fairfield General Hospital

Bury

BL9 7TD


Job description

Job responsibilities

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Speech and Language Therapist to join a highly experienced multi-professional Neurodevelopment Team in Bury CAMHS.

The team is a multidisciplinary team and co located at Fairfield Hospital. We deliver high quality assessments and interventions for people with complex and challenging needs. The team consists of nurses, mental health practitioners, assistant psychology and psychiatrist input. The team work across the borough of Bury

Role Summary

Delivery of evidence based Speech and Language Therapy services including assessments and specialist interventions to young people on the neurodevelopment pathway including autism who may have complex and challenging needs. You will be working in a multidisciplinary context with the expectation to be person centred, creative and innovative in meeting the communication needs of individuals whilst offering support to the young person and families / carers, evaluating the effectiveness of intervention packages and implementing outcome measures

Evidence of supervisory skills is essential as the post holder will be involved in the development, implementation and review of care pathways alongside experienced clinicians from other areas of the directorate. The post holder will have excellent communication skills and negotiation skills and work alongside other professionals, families and carers. The post holder will manage the Speech and Language Therapy input to the team.

Alongside development of the communication needs of young people, the post holder will also be experienced in assessment and supervision and will carry a small case load in this area

Key requirements of the Person Specification

Recognised Speech and Language Therapy degree or equivalent

Previous experience of working with individuals with neurodevelopmental conditions

Job description

Job responsibilities

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Speech and Language Therapist to join a highly experienced multi-professional Neurodevelopment Team in Bury CAMHS.

The team is a multidisciplinary team and co located at Fairfield Hospital. We deliver high quality assessments and interventions for people with complex and challenging needs. The team consists of nurses, mental health practitioners, assistant psychology and psychiatrist input. The team work across the borough of Bury

Role Summary

Delivery of evidence based Speech and Language Therapy services including assessments and specialist interventions to young people on the neurodevelopment pathway including autism who may have complex and challenging needs. You will be working in a multidisciplinary context with the expectation to be person centred, creative and innovative in meeting the communication needs of individuals whilst offering support to the young person and families / carers, evaluating the effectiveness of intervention packages and implementing outcome measures

Evidence of supervisory skills is essential as the post holder will be involved in the development, implementation and review of care pathways alongside experienced clinicians from other areas of the directorate. The post holder will have excellent communication skills and negotiation skills and work alongside other professionals, families and carers. The post holder will manage the Speech and Language Therapy input to the team.

Alongside development of the communication needs of young people, the post holder will also be experienced in assessment and supervision and will carry a small case load in this area

Key requirements of the Person Specification

Recognised Speech and Language Therapy degree or equivalent

Previous experience of working with individuals with neurodevelopmental conditions

Person Specification

essential and desirable

Essential

  • professional qualification required

Desirable

  • experience of working with client group
Person Specification

essential and desirable

Essential

  • professional qualification required

Desirable

  • experience of working with client group

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.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Additional information

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.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Pennine Care NHS FT

Address

CAMHS Bury

Fairfield General Hospital

Bury

BL9 7TD


Employer's website

https://www.penninecare.nhs.uk (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Pennine Care NHS FT

Address

CAMHS Bury

Fairfield General Hospital

Bury

BL9 7TD


Employer's website

https://www.penninecare.nhs.uk (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Caroline Lawrence

caroline.lawrence@nhs.net

01617161100

Date posted

21 June 2022

Pay scheme

Agenda for change

Band

Band 7

Salary

£40,057 to £45,839 a year per annum

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

311-HYM265-22-B

Job locations

CAMHS Bury

Fairfield General Hospital

Bury

BL9 7TD


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