Assessment Consultant/Speech and Language Specialist
At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.
About the Team
Pearson Clinical Assessment develops and distributes standardised assessments for professionals in psychology, healthcare, business, general & special needs education. Our internationally recognised products and services assist skilled, compassionate professionals to improve lives. We are particularly noted for our gold-standard assessment contributions in cognitive/ability, memory, neuropsychology, behaviour, personality/psychopathology, achievement and speech/language.
Our world renowned portfolio includes the The Wechsler Family of gold standard assessments and many of the key products used by Psychology, Health and Education professionals working across a wide variety of settings.
Our range of innovative and trusted Speech and language assessments and solutions (such as CELF-5 UK) support children, young people and adults with speech, language and communication needs.
About the Role
At Pearson, we’re supporting professionals to continue supporting their clients or students during socially distanced face-to-face or Telepractice sessions using digital technology which is changing the way that Speech and Language Therapy is conducted. Through telepractice, specialists can deliver speech assessment and therapy sessions from anywhere across the UK.
We are seeking a qualified Speech and Language Therapist to join our UK Sales Team as an Assessment Consultant who will specialise in our Speech and Language Assessment Portfolio.
The Assessment Consultant is responsible for directly contributing to revenue growth through the acquisition of new customers/partners and the management of current accounts. The Assessment Consultant is an individual contributor who will use their experience as a qualified Speech and Language Therapist to develop relationships and understand customer assessment needs, then working with a team to create and execute solutions to help achieve the customer outcomes.
You will have a varied client base which will include NHS and private hospitals, private practices and mainstream and special schools and colleges.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with like-minded people with a common interest and commitment to helping professionals improve the lives of people across the whole spectrum of health and education.
Pearson is an equal opportunities employer. We do not discriminate against employees or job applicants and select the best person for each job based on relevant skills and experience.
We are also committed to building an accurate picture of the make-up of the workforce and encouraging equality and diversity.
The information you provide will stay confidential, and be stored securely. It will not be seen by those involved in making decisions as part of the recruitment process.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a flexible, creative and customer centered Speech and Language Therapist to join our Asessment Consultant team. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a specialist assessment sales team delivering innovative and trusted assessments and solutions.
We will provide comprehensive training to get you up to speed with our assessment products and services so that you can confidently advise your clients and have meaningful conversations about how we can help them to meet their needs in
You must be able to be HCPC registered. Sales experience is desirable.
Competencies for success
We’ll expect a lot and we know you’ll do great work, so we give a lot back with some of the best benefits in the business.
If we sound like a good match for you, or maybe for a friend, we’d love to receive an application.
Closing date for applications: 11th October 2020.
Primary Location: GB-Berkshire
Other Locations GB-Essex, GB-Hertfordshire
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Sep 25, 2020
Job Unposting: Oct 11, 2020
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 2008700
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.