Speech Therapy Jobs

Show/hide Job Filters

Speech Therapist - Adult Neuro

The details

  • Speciality: Adult Neuro
  • Grade: Speech Therapist
  • Salary: £23 - £29 per hour
  • Location: South West England
  • Start Date: Required ASAP
  • Duration: Temporary
  • Reference No: J80616

Mediplacements are recruiting for a Band 6 Speech & Language Therapist who is looking to work in the Somerset region.

Position: Adult Neuro
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
Location: Somerset

Job Summary: We are looking for 1 band 6 locum SLTs with experience in adult neuro and independence in managing a dysphagia caseload. We are a friendly, dynamic community adult SLT service looking to staff an exciting project to set up a rapid response dysphagia team. You will need access to a car for work for this role which is based in East Kent.

Skills/Experience: Experience in adult neuro and independence in managing a dysphagia caseload essential.

Key Accountabilities:
*Provide specialist management and management of communication and swallowing disorders.
*To manage the SLT service in relation to staffing, service and organisational issues.
*To ensure accurate documentation of assessment, treatment and outcome measures across the whole department are maintained.
*To take an active part in the key worker scheme.
*To initiate and take a lead role in the development of SLT dept policies, guidelines and service developments.
*To lead and under take research and audit activity with in the SLT department and across the service at the request of the Head of Department.
*To initiate and take lead role in the multi-disciplinary team service developments.
*Ensure the provision of a high quality SLT service and it's place within the multi-disciplinary team.
*Coordinate the induction and training of all new SLT staff, SLT students and participate in the induction and training of wider multi-disciplinary team members and key stake holders.
*To organise and provide specialist training to SLT staff and the wider MDT in collaboration with other Head of Departments.
*Take responsibility for the CPD, supervision and annual appraisal of SLT staff.

If this is the next job for you, please call Faye & Jamie on 0207 045 3345 or 0207 613 7574.

Not available for this position Why not recommend a friend or colleague and earn a £250 referral bonus on successful placement (terms and qualifying period apply).

Additional benefits include:
-A dedicated one to one service
-Fast track registration process
-Excellent rates of pay
-Assistance with travel and accommodation
-Weekly pay - on time, every time
-Access to exclusive NHS and Private sector jobs
-No Registration Fee!
-Reimbursed DBS
-Free online training available

Apply for this job

  • All personal data provided by you (the applicant) will be treated as confidential and stored / managed on our secure servers in accordance with The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). We do however require your consent to process and transmit your information to third parties for the purpose of finding you suitable employment and obtaining essential supporting documentation. This consent covers all information we may require whilst representing you; including but not limited to your application, training & compliance, work placements, payroll and general day-to-day correspondence.

    Temporary work dictates the need for quick, effective communication for us to secure assignments for you. It is therefore essential for us to maintain regular contact with you across multiple channels. This includes; phone, Email, SMS and in-app push notifications (where applicable). Your consent is required for us to do so.

    Our privacy policy can be read here: Privacy Policy