Speech & Language Therapist – SEND School

  • Chelmsford
  • Competitive PAYE
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 6

Posted April 3, 2024

Job title: Speech & Language Therapist

Band: Band 6

Location: Chelmsford, Essex

Hours: 1 Day Per Week

Salary: Competitive (PAYE)

Job Description

Are you a Speech & Language Therapist looking for an exciting new locum position? We’re working with an outstanding client who is looking for a SLT to support one day per week in a special educational needs school in Essex.

You will provide a Speech and Language Therapy service to children with speech, language and communication difficulties.

You must be…

  • Able to make clinical decisions following assessment.
  • Able to construct clear care plans with appropriate therapy
  • Empathetic with clients, carers and families often with barriers
  • Able to communicate complex condition-related information
  • Known for excellent interpersonal skills including observation & listening
  • Able to manage the emotional consequences of working with clients with a range of distressing and life limiting conditions/ needs pleasant physical

The ideal candidate will have recent NHS experience, enhanced DBS and must have 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
  • Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £250 for every allied health professional recommendation

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

Can’t find what you’re looking for? We post a variety of new jobs every day so by registering your CV with Athona, we can keep you updated with any new job opportunities that may be better suited for you.


Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 50 MB.