Locum Speech Therapist, Head & Neck Cancer, North West London

  • Job Reference: SLT012H&N
  • Date Posted: 5 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £26.00 to £33.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Speech and Language Therapy
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Our NHS clients based in North West London are currently seeking an experienced Adult Speech and Language Therapist to work within a predominantly Head and Neck cancer caseload. Our client is ideally looking for a therapist with experience working within the following:

* Specialist dysphagia and communication skills in Head & Neck Cancer acute care (inpatient) and longer term rehabilitation including promoter and dysphagia therapy (e.g. chemoradiotherapy, transoral laser surgery patients, complex surgical resections with tissue flap repair/reconstruction)
* Laryngectomy skills, even some experience would be helpful for general caseload valve changes and follow up
* Good MDT working and team skills within SLT team.


Successful candidates will have post-graduate experience working within a clinical environment, be HCPC registered and be qualified to a degree level (BSc or MSc). Our clients are looking for confident and self-motivated team players to hit the ground running.

Your responsibilities would include assessing the well being and health of patients as part of this variable caseload.

---- Essential Information ----

* Location: North West London
* Caseload: Head and Neck Cancer (as above)
* Role Commences: ASAP
* Length of Role: Ongoing
* Hours: Flexible
* Rate of Pay: Between £26 and £33 per hour depending on level of experience

---- Why Maxxima? ----

Maxxima hold numerous sole and preferred supplier contracts throughout the UK and Europe within the NHS and private medical organisations.

Maxxima provide access to exclusive vacancies and offers practical assistance with relocation, accommodation, mandatory training and all compliance procedures necessary to commence a job role.

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