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Speech and Language Therapist

Organisation
St Andrew's Healthcare
Reference
JF19941
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Health & Medical
Location
Northampton
Salary
plus 35 days holiday, benefits and package
Expiry Date
24/07/2018 12:54:00
Speech & Language TherapistLocation: NorthamptonSalary: £24,161 - £27,818 plus packageHours: Full time, 37.5 hours per weekWorking

Job Description

Speech & Language Therapist

Location: Northampton
Salary: £24,161 - £27,818 plus package
Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours per week


Working at St Andrew’s Healthcare
St Andrew’s is the UK’s largest independent provider of NHS services, a unique mental health charity aspiring to deliver truly world-class care. We are committed to developing and adopting innovative therapies and treatments and to putting people first; prioritising safety and recovery.

The Speech and Language Therapy team at St Andrew’s is a small, dynamic and innovative team which provides support with Speech, Language and Communication Needs and Dysphagia/Mealtime Needs of patients at St Andrews.

As a team we support individual development through regular clinical supervision, CPD events/training and monthly team meetings. Members of the team are also encouraged to be involved with audit and service projects and research related to areas of their interest.

The Role
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated Speech and Language Therapist to work full time at our Northampton site which provides care to patients within medium secure, low secure and locked services.

You will be given the opportunity to experience working with a mixed clinical caseload on a rotational programme that includes ASD, LD, Mental Health, ABI and Progressive Neurological Conditions through lifespan.

What we are looking for in you:
Evidence of student placement experience or work experience or a working knowledge and clinical skills in either ASD, LD, Mental Health, ABI or Progressive Neurological Conditions.

Rewards and Benefits
 
 We offer an excellent benefits package including:
•         Excellent professional and career development and training opportunities
•         Pension and life assurance
•         Sickness policy on par with the NHS
•         35 days annual leave, increasing to 41 further after 10 years' service
•         Cycle to work scheme
•         Childcare vouchers
•         Healthcare cash plan
•         Free parking
•         Paid DBS application
•         On-site facilities such as gym access and boot camp, swimming pool, café, library all set within beautiful grounds.

For further details or to arrange an informal visit, please contact:
Laura Watling, Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist,
01604 616802

Closing date:  15th July 2018
Interviews: 25th July 2018