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Lead Speech & Language Therapist (Brain & Neuro Disorders)

Job reference: HQ00082066
Up to £36855.00 per annum
Speech & Language Therapy


This vacancy has now expired.

Are you seeking a new permanent speech and language therapist role?

Sanctuary Health is currently looking for a speech and language therapist to work full-time in Nottingham. The
successful candidate will receive a competitive salary of £36,855 per annum.

Main Duties:
- Providing specialist management of communication and swallowing disorders for clients with brain injury and neurological disorders
- Managing the SLT service in relation to staffing, service and organisational issues
- Ensuring accurate documentation of assessment, treatment and outcome measures across the whole department are maintained
- Initiating and taking a lead role in the development of SLT department policies, guidelines and service developments
- Leading and undertaking research and audit activity within the SLT department and across the service at the request of the Head of Department
- Initiating and taking a proactive role in the multi-disciplinary team service developments
- Ensuring the provision of a high-quality SLT service and it's placed within the multi-disciplinary team

Requirements of the speech and language therapist:
- Degree or equivalent within speech and language therapist
- HCPC registered as a speech and language therapist
- Be a registered member of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists with a current license to practice
- Dysphagia experience/accreditation, including management of complex cases
- Experience of tracheostomy management
- Have demonstrable experience of clinical supervision of students and others

What we offer you:
- A thorough induction program tailored to the hospital where you will be working
- Clear pay structure, with competitive rates
- Generous annual leave entitlement
- Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay
- The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme with up to 3% matching contributions
- Maternity leave at 3 month's full pay and 3 month's half pay, (up to a maximum salary of £50k)
- 2 weeks paid paternity leave
- Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit
- Death in service benefit equivalent to 2 x salary
- A range of staff discounts
- Access to Myfamilycare services which provides support and information at critical life events including access to experts and emergency care services
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

This speech and language therapist job is advertised by Craig Osborne; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

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

Reasonable Adjustments:
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 Kellie Thorndyke. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

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