Children’s Integrated Therapy Team

  • North West of England
  • £25 - £35 per hour
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted November 11, 2022

Children’s Integrated Therapy

Job title: Speech Therapist

Band: Band 6

Specialty: Paediatrics

Location: Preston

Hours: Full and Part time hours available

Salary: Negotiable rates of pay/£25-£35 an hour dependent on experience

Job Description

Are you an experienced Speech Therapist looking for an exciting new locum position? We’re working with an outstanding NHS Trust in Preston who is looking for an individual with with HCPC registration, recent NHS experience, enhanced DBS and right to work in the UK.

To work as part of children’s integrated therapy team providing a speech & language therapy service for children referred for assessment and intervention.

To be responsible for a caseload of children and young people with complex and/or additional needs.

To undertake comprehensive assessment of children and young people with varied presentations, using self-determined investigative and analytical skills, to formulate hypotheses in order to determine appropriate interventions and goals.

To establish individualized management and treatment plans, using clinical reasoning and utilizing a range of evidence based treatment skills and options to formulate interventions and programmes of care.

To participate in the co-ordination, development and delivery of training programmes and information packages for colleagues in health, education, social care, and voluntary sector organizations, and parents/carers.

To participate in identifying service development needs and delivering service development projects.

To engage with and support Clinical leads within professional development activities.

To provide specialist advice to Team Colleagues in area of own practice regarding specific service delivery issues.

To provide clinical and management supervision to junior colleagues.

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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