Speech & Language Therapist - Adult Dysphagia

Location Newham
Job type Contract
Salary £26.82 - 26.82 per hour
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Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist to work based in Newham, within the Adult Dysphagia Team.

The pay rate for this locum Speech and Language Therapist job is £26.82 per hour (assignment rate) and is a 3-month contract.

Working Hours:

  • Work 37.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday.

Main Duties:

  • Provide SLT input to adults with acquired communication and swallowing difficulties secondary to a wide range of physical, respiratory and mental health conditions.
  • Patients referred to the service are seen in a wide range of settings including patients’ home, outpatient clinic, and mental health wards.
  • Triage new referrals, independently manage a large and complex caseload of patients, and deliver training to other professionals / services if and when required.

Requirements of the Speech and Language Therapist:

  • Degree or equivalent within Speech and Language Therapy.
  • HCPC registered as a Speech and Language Therapist.
  • Recent post-qualifying experience working as a Speech and Language Therapist.
  • Be fully competent in dysphagia management. 
  • Ability to commute around the London borough of Newham via bus, train, tube or bicycle is essential, however, driving licence or access to car is not necessary. 

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with speech and language therapy knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry-leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel Islands

This Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist job is advertised Ruben Mota; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.