Advanced Speech & Language Therapist - Neuro / Acute

Location City of London
Discipline: Recruitment Outsourcing
Salary: ££58000 - £61000 per annum
Contact name: MediTalent Ltd

Job ref: TF-SLT_1718959319
Published: about 1 month ago

Advanced Specialised Speech & Language Therapist - Stroke & Head Injury / Acute

Location: Heart of London- Private Hospital

Salary: up to £61000 p/annum plus benefits and enhancements

Fantastic opportunity for a highly experienced Speech and Language Therapist to join the Therapist team, work closely with the Lead SLT and help with the day-to-day running of the department. This opportunity sits in-line with a Band 7 level, and we are looking for someone to join a small team of highly skilled SLT's and drive the Stroke and Head Injury management whilst supporting the acute team too.

Perfect opportunity for a highly skilled Band 6 taking a step up or a current Band 7 looking for their next challenge!

Qualifications for this position

  • Degree or equivalent within Speech and Language therapy.
  • Tracheostomy management - post-graduate experience.
  • Essential to have Stroke and Head Injury experience.
  • Level 3 within videofluroscopy.
  • Hospital experience within Private or the NHS.
  • Due to the small team, there would be some support required in post-surgical caseloads including ENT, Neurosurgery, Spinal, Respiratory, Oncology, ITU, and Cardiac Surgery.
  • Confident with working with non-complex case within dysphagia.
  • Strong capability training and nurturing junior members in the team to develop further with their career.
  • Excellent communication skills whilst communicating across multiple departments.

Day to day tasks

  • Work strongly within the assessment and management speech across multiple Neuro disorders such as dysphagia patients & Neuro disorders.
  • Be always professionally responsible with all aspects of your work, whilst working in a safe timely manner.
  • Be able to identity risks/safety issues to patients in the clinical setting and raising this effectively with appropriate members of staff.

Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive salary, up to £61,000 per annum
  • Generous holiday scheme with increasing longevity
  • Private Medical Insurance & Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Company Pension
  • Fully supportive environment to optimise your CPD, and courses into management and postgraduate certifications.
  • And much more - Inquire for full details!

Get in touch:
Due to high demand, we recommend submitting your application promptly. For more information, please contact Sam at 07786825966 or via email

ESSENTIAL:
UK-based experience is essential due to our client's requirements.

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