Specialist Speech and Language Therapist - Children's Team

Posted 18 September by NHS Business Services Authority
Ending soon

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Speech and Language Therapist (SLT) to join our Children’s Speech and Language Therapy Team in South Tyneside. This post is full time (37.5 hours per week) working within the core business hours for the service.

You will work as part of the Children with Additional Needs team providing assessment and therapy to preschool and school age children with a range of additional and complex needs. The post involves work in a variety of community settings including mainstream schools and Nurseries and special schools/Units. Multi-disciplinary and team working are essential to the role. Clinical work will include direct and Telehealth approaches.

Suitable applicants will be HCPC registered Speech and Language Therapists who have gained significant relevant clinical experience following completion of their pre – registration year, including some experience of AAC. Some development in Paediatric Dysphagia would be an advantage.

We are a small, friendly team with admin and SLT Assistant support. There are excellent links across the Children’s Therapy staff with joint supervision and sharing practice sessions. Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is supported and encouraged and all staff access individual supervision and regular team meetings.

This post provides a great opportunity for SLTs seeking to further develop their skills and experience in this clinical area and to be part of a team which aims to provide a high quality service with improved outcomes for children and young people.

This post is subject to DBS clearance

For further job related queries please contact Valerie Dean – .

Reference: 40914833

Bank or payment details should never be provided when applying for a job. For information on how to stay safe in your job search, visit SAFERjobs.

Report this job