B6/7 Mental Health Specialist Speech Therapist - Middlesbrough

  • Job Reference: SLTMID
  • Date Posted: 1 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: Yorkshire and the Humber
  • Salary: £26.00 to £32.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Speech and Language Therapy
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 months +
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima's client based in the Middlesbrough area are looking for an experienced Speech and Language Therapist to work with adults with learning disabilities and/or mental health difficulties within a forensic setting. You will be working within low and medium secure locked wards providing assessment and direct interventions (individual or group) as well as giving intervention advice to ward staff. You will be working alongside an experienced assistant to help provide the treatment interventions.

Ideally you will be dysphagia qualified, however this isn't essential. Both full and part time hours will be considered.

The pay rate for this locum post is £26 - £32 per hour depending on experience and the contract will run for three months initially, with the potential for extension.

--- Requirements of the Job ---

-HCPC and RSCLT registered
-Experience of a forensic setting, and ALD/Mental Health patient group

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If you are interested in this Speech Therapy position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.

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

--- About us ---

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.

We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.

We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

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Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.