Speech & Language Therapist - Adults Neuro

Location Abingdon
Job type Contract
Salary £28 per hour
Contact Ruben Mota
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Reference 170036

Sanctuary Personnel, a committed and competitive recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist to work based in Abingdon, within the Adult Neurology Team.

The pay rate for this locum Speech and Language Therapist job is £28 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 3-month contract.

This post can be offered as either remote (digital) working only or a mix of remote and face to face (home visits/clinics based at Abingdon Hospital or Wantage Hospital).

Working Hours:

  • 15 – 22.5 hours per week: 9-5pm, Weds/Thurs/Fri preferred, but can be flexible. 

Main Duties:

  • Be responsible for delivering specialist speech and language therapy input to adults in the community with acquired communication disorders and dysphagia including the clinical areas of neurology, rehabilitation and Head and Neck.
  • To identify, assess and diagnose communication/ swallowing impairments and select appropriate patients and type of therapy for effective treatment.

Requirements of the Speech and Language Therapist:

  • Degree or equivalent within Speech and Language Therapist
  • HCPC registered as a Speech and Language Therapist
  • At least two years of post-qualifying experience working as a Speech and Language Therapist
  • Competencies in communication and dysphagia trained
  • Experience of voice beneficial but not essential

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 extensive 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 by 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.