Band 6 Audiologist - South East London
- Job Reference: AUD4027T4
- Date Posted: 4 May 2018
- Recruiter: Maxxima
- Location: London
- Salary: £20.00 to £24.00 Per Hour
- Sector: Audiology > Audiologist
- Job Type: Temporary
- Duration: 3 months
- Work Hours: Full Time
Maxxima is currently seeking an audiologist to fill a full-time role in South East London. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of audiology practices.
The role is available to start as soon as possible and is initially 3 months long with possibility for an extension. The starting pay rate for this locum job is £20-£24 per hour.
All applicants must have a relevant qualification in audiology.Requirements of the audiology role includes:
. Ability to communicate to a high level with all children and families
. Ability to communicate specifically with profoundly deaf adults/and children, including
the use of sign language with an interpreter where necessary
. Elicit medical history information from patients regarding the cause of deafness, residual
disability when aided, social and emotional status
. Ability to carry out all testing to a high standard using equipment competently and with
. To be able to complete behavioural assessments of children of all ages
. To be able to perform, have a scientific understanding / able to provide the
interpretation of the results of various types audiometric/ electrophysiological testing
available in the audiology practice
. To be able to produce written reports / letters as appropriate to communicate clearly the
results of tests and care plans etc - To be able to work in collaboration with Tertiary
Audiology and ENT services in relation to a range of clinical matters
. To analyse test results and information elicited from the patient and significant others,
in forming a judgements as to the patient's level of hearing impairment - To be aware of
many different factors including duration and aetiology of deafness, functional ability
when aided, motivation, additional difficulties (such as visual impairment, cerebral
palsy etc.), social circumstances, employment situation and family support.
Why work for Maxxima?
Variety of work opportunities in the NHS and private sector
Vacancies across the whole of the UK
Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
Dedicated and experienced consultants
Exclusive opportunities you won't find anywhere else
If you are interested in this role please apply by clicking the apply button. Or if you would like more details about this role, contact the team today, we always have time to take your call.
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 by contacting our audiology team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.
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