Early Years Speech & Language Therapist

  • East Sussex
  • £35 - £45 per hour
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 7

Posted September 8, 2022

Job title: Speech & Language Therapist

Band: Band 7

Location: East Sussex

Hours: Full and part time hours available

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

Job Description

We are urgently looking for Band 7 SLT (Speech and Language Therapist) with excellent skills across early years communication including pre-verbal children with autism and children with complex needs early years and school years. Dysphagia skills desirable.


Excellent communication skills and quick to learn new systems and processes. Experienced working in early years and in special schools.

Knowledge of programmes such as Intensive Interaction, PECS, working with low-tech AAC e.g. symbols/ communication books. Dysphagia skills would be desirable. Experience of Rio preferred.

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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