Band 6 Adult Speech & Language Therapist

  • Scotland
  • £35 - £45 per hour
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted September 22, 2022

Job title: Speech & Language Therapist

Band: Band 6 or 7

Location: Orkney, Scotland

Hours: Full Time or Part Time Hours Considered

Salary: Negotiable rates of pay/£35-£45 an hour dependent on experience

Job Description

Athona’s AHP division is currently recruiting for a new locum opportunity based in Orkney, Scotland. You will be working as a Speech & Language Therapist, for an NHS Trust.

Our client are looking for a Speech & Language Therapist (Band 6 or 7, depending on experience) working flexibly 3 days (22.5hrs) per week. Full time hours (37.5 per week) may be considered.

Candidates must have:
* Degree or equivalent in Speech & Language Therapy/Pathology.
* Registered member of HCPC.
* Relevant post graduate experience working with adults with learning disabilities, particularly in relation to identifying and supporting communication needs.
* Post graduate qualification and experience in managing dysphagia in relation to this client group desirable but not essential.

In order to be considered for this post applicants will need:

  • HCPC registration
  • recent NHS experience
  • enhanced DBS
  • right to work in the UK

Why Athona:

Athona is one of the UKs leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. After almost two decades in the business, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail in every candidate that we place, and we believe that there is an art to being a good recruiter. This is what we call ‘The Art of Recruitment.’

  • Negotiable excellent rates of pay, with weekly payroll
  • One point of contact and 24/7 out of hours support available
  • We’re CPD accredited
  • Industry-leading revalidation and appraisal support team
  • Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £150 for every allied health professional recommendation

If this job sounds of interest to you, get in touch by applying today to find out more.

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