Speech and Language Therapist- Band 6/7 (Bank)
  • Hours Bank
  • Salary £14.52-£22.70 per hour, Dependent on experience
  • Closing date Thursday, 31 January 2019
  • Location
  • Contact
    Name: Mary Mickle
    Telephone: 01372 841100
    Contact address:
    QEF Neuro Rehabilitation Services
    Brain Injury Centre
    Park Road
    SM7 3EE

Job Purpose

The post holder will work alongside the other Speech and Language Therapist and the multi-disciplinary team. To provide a speech and language therapy service to adults with communication, cognitive and swallowing problems. To offer rehabilitation in an outreach and out-patient setting to clients aged 16+ years, providing intervention on an individual or group basis as required. To provide a highly specialist speech and language therapy service to patients who have communication and swallowing problems as a result acquired brain injury. To provide advice to patients, their families and relevant staff on the management of dysphagia. To contribute to the monitoring and achievement of relevant standards.

Main Duties

  • To provide specialist speech and language services for adults with acquired communication, cognitive and/or swallowing disorders.
  • To work as a member of the multi-disciplinary neuro-rehabilitation team, contributing to the planning, development and delivery of an effective and efficient service.
  • To liaise with other involved agencies and with clients and carers to provide an integrated service.

Further Information

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