Speech and Language Therapist - Adults

Location Merton
Salary £35 - £45 per hour
Discipline
• To act as a highly specialist resource for SaLT issues within a Integrated health and Social Care team in a range of settings.
• To work with the Management Team planning, developing, implementing and evaluating high quality services for adults with Learning Disabilities.
• To manage a complex caseload of ALD in a range of environments to develop functional communication in pursuit of independence in ordinary life.
• To be aware of eating and drinking issues, and to have an awareness of making appropriate referrals to Specialist Dysphasia Team.
• To lead on input to training courses designed to improve communication strategies employed when working with people with challenging behaviour.