Speech & Language Therapist - Band 6

Location Orkney Islands, Scotland
Job type Contract
Salary £35 - 40 per hour
Contact Glen Curtis
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Reference 164968

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced Band 6 Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist to work based in Orkney.

The pay rate for this locum Band 6 Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist job is £35-£40 per hour (assignment rate) and is a 7-month contract.

There will be free accommodation and travel reimbursed up to £500.

Main Duties:

  • Focus on early language and communication.

  • Assess and provide interventions for children in early years through to early primary years including collaborative working with families and other professionals.

  • Communication support needs will include additional support needs.

  • Caseload will be predominately children who have been on waiting list (both new referrals and those already open who have been waiting or review or intervention).

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, including significant experience working with children and young people with speech, language, and communication support needs.

  • Experience and confidence working with full range of AAC approaches (key word signing, low tech approaches, consideration for high tech assessment) required.

  • Full driving licence and access to personal vehicle.

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 Speech and Language Therapist job is advertised Glen Curtis; 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.

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.