Rehab Speech Therapist

  • South Wales
  • £40056 - £45838 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Band 7

Posted July 26, 2022

Athona have an exciting opportunity for a Band 7 Speech & Language Therapist to work in a permanent role.

Our client based in Ty Aberdafen are expanding their clinical team.

Are you an HCPC registered Speech & Language Therapist looking for an exciting and rewarding role within a brain injury centre? We’re looking for a part time Specialist Speech & Language Therapist to join our clinical and support worker team at Ty Aberdafen in Llanelli.

The Role:
Ty Aberdafen provides assessment and rehabilitation, continuing rehabilitation and a range of transitional living options to support those progressing to greater independence. When a service user is admitted to the BIRT Centre for Wales they undergo an in-depth neurobehavioural assessment to determine their potential for social reintegration and increased independence.

As a BIRT speech and language therapist, you will be part of an exciting and pioneering team with fantastic opportunities. You will:

*         Work as autonomous speech and language therapist within your multidisciplinary team
*         Assess how a person’s communication impacts on their day to day life and provide intervention as appropriate.
*         Work with the person and their social network to problem solve and overcome barriers.
*         Assess communication and provide a management plan and rehabilitation (as appropriate) seeking specialist assessments as required
*         Provide training to staff and our service users social network
*         Be integral to service and organisational development.
About you:
Suitable applicants will have a degree/diploma within Speech and Language Therapy and HCPC registered.
Previous experience within neurology is essential
Ability to prioritise workload and meet specified deadlines.


You can look forward to excellent benefits, including handy discounts on many brands and services.
A salary of £40,056 – £45,838 (pro rata)
38 days holiday including bank holidays (Pro rata)
Excellent training and support
Group life assurance
Eye voucher scheme
Long service and staff awards
Nationwide employee staff discounts including discounted gym membership, eating out and shopping.

Requirements include: HCPC registration, recent experience within the NHS, enhanced DBS, two current references and the right to work in the UK.

Contact us now for:
* Excellent hourly rates of pay, with prompt weekly payments.
* Locum, fixed-term or permanent contracts throughout the UK.
* Industry-recognised revalidation and appraisal support team.
* Refer and earn rewards through our unique incentive scheme.
* Financial contribution to your CPD.
* Occupational Health and mandatory training support.
* Fast-track registration.

Athona holds Tier 1 status with an abundance of NHS Trusts nationwide. If you can’t see a position that’s right for you, get in touch with the team today on 01277286 046.

Athona Recruitment’s AHP division provides professional recruitment solutions for Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Speech and Language Therapists as well as Therapy and Rehab Assistants.

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