Locum Speech Therapist, Paediatric Dysphagia - West London

  • Job Reference: SLTHHC
  • Date Posted: 24 April 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30.00 to £35.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Speech and Language Therapy > Speech and Language Therapist
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 6 months +
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima's NHS client in West London currently recruiting for a Band 7 Speech and Language Therapist to provide maternity leave cover. You will be taking over from the Band 7 paediatric dysphagia lead carrying out 4 days clinical work and 1 day of management/service development.

The caseload involves you working with a wide range of clients ranging from babies (birth-1) as well as older children attending specialist settings. You will be required to work in a variety of settings such as clinics, schools and home visits.

The post is likely to go on for around 6 months, and the rate we have agreed for the role is £30 - £35 per hour depending on experience.

--- Essential Job Requirements ---

-Extensive experience working with dysphagia and weaning
-Knowledge of working with child protection and feeding difficulties
-Varied MDT working skills
-Experience of service development, and supervising less experienced therapists
-Car driver would be ideal but not essential

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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.

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