Multidisciplinary Assessment & Treatment Service (MATS) provides assessment, consultation and treatment to children and young people looked after in their fostering services.
Self Employed Contract
MATS is led by an employed Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist and the team will comprise Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, Educational Psychology, Speech and Language Therapy and Clinical Nurse Specialists.
Team members are self employed and are commissioned to undertake specific pieces of assessment and intervention.
We are looking for:
Speech and Language Therapists - Multiple locations throughout the South West including Dorset and Hampshire.
Work is likely to be infrequent initially until the service is developed in a new area but could include undertaking clinical support to the foster carers and to the professional network, as well as undertaking specialist assessment of the child or young person and offering direct intervention. This is a unique, multidisciplinary service working in an adaptive and responsive way, to support children and young people within their foster family.
Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people is enshrined within Capstone Foster Care’s policy and practice. We expect our employees to share this commitment with us.