Senior Speech & Language Therapist

Location Killarney
Job-type Permanent
Salary €58,000.00 - €68,000.00
Reference J366040
Date Published about 1 month ago
Role: Senior Speech & Language Therapist
Location: Units throughout Kerry, including Killarney (Beaufort), Killorglin, Listowel and Tralee
Employment Type: Part Time Permanent
Salary: €58,000.00 - €68,000.00

TTM Healthcare are currently looking to recruit an experienced and dedicated Senior Speech & Language Therapist for our clients on a Part Time Permanent basis. Our clients provide a range of programs and services for adults and children with an intellectual disability throughout the Kerry region. They operate units throughout Kerry, including Killarney (Beaufort), Killorglin, Listowel and Tralee. A person-centered approach to service delivery is promoted in accordance with the Organizations values and ethos and in keeping with its commitment to the continuing development of community based services.

The Successful Candidate Must:

Have a recognized qualification in Speech and Language Therapy
Be registered with CORU
Have a minimum of three years post qualification experience working as a Speech and Language Therapist
Have at least one years' experience working as a Speech and Language Therapist with adults with intellectual disabilities
Have a qualification in dysphagia with at least 6 months post graduate experience working in the area of adult dysphagia
Demonstrate excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
Demonstrate initiative, flexibility, enthusiasm and resourcefulness
Be responsible and accountable and have proven experience to properly discharge the functions of the role in line with best practice and professional standards
Demonstrate the ability to work as a part of a team providing supports to adults with complex needs
Have a full Clean Driver's License and access to own car

Desirable Experience:

Have completed Lamh training and training related to Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Have experience in delivering Staff Training Programs
Have experience in supporting people with behaviours that challenge

*For more information on this role please contact Rachel on 01 513 4908 or apply today!

TTM Healthcare Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer