Band 6/7 Acute Speech Therapist

  • South London
  • £30 - £35 per hour
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted November 15, 2022

Job title: Speech & Language Therapist

Band: Band 6/7

Specialty: Acute

Location: London

Hours: Full time & part time hours available

Salary: Negotiable rates of pay/£30-£35 an hour dependent on experience

Job code: KFL

Job Description

Athona’s AHP division is currently recruiting for a new locum opportunity based in London. You will be working as a Bad 6/7 Speech & Language Therapist, for an NHS Trust.

The role is to start ASAP for 3 – 6 months. Ideally working hours are Mon-Fri (8:30 – 16:30) however we will consider pat time hours and can offer flexibility.

Duties include: Covering Medical and surgical wards and acute stroke unit.

We are looking for an experienced acute adult SLT who has specialist skills in dysphagia and communication difficulties to work with medical and stroke patients in a busy acute hospital. They must have previous acute experience and be able to manage their caseload independently. Working as part of the SLT department and wider MDT is essential so being a good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills is required. NHS experience 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

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