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Specialist Speech and language Therapist

Band 6

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Band 6
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
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Out Patient Department, Erith and District Hospital,
£37,152 - £43,994 pa inc
Salary period
30/09/2021 23:59



Speech and Language Therapist ASD, Band 6


Full Time: 37.5 hours per week

Are you looking for a new opportunity or experience? Join our friendly team in Bexley working with preschool and school age children with social communication difficulties and ASD . We are a well-established team that can offer fantastic support and opportunities to develop your career. Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust is a vibrant and diverse organisation, with new values: We’re Kind, We’re Fair, We Listen, We Care. Located within reach of the Kent countryside and central London. The post attracts Outer London pay weighting.

We are looking for a therapist with experience of working with children with social communication difficulties and Autism. You will have at least 2 years experience as a qualified Speech and Language Therapist. There is the opportunity for professional development, and the support of a team of therapists, assistants and advisory teachers.

As part of the team you will provide assessment, advice and interventions. You will work children 2-11. You will see children within clinic settings,  in early years settings, schools  as well as offering some virtual sessions as part of our intervention package.

The post is part of the Children’s Specialist Services and offers close working with Community Paediatricians and the Autism assessment service, Occupational therapy, Portage , Educational Psychology, Autism Advisory Service and CAMHS.

You will have access to administrative, managerial and clinical support. Training and career development is well supported and also the development of clinical interests.

Oxleas NHS Trust operates a Probationary Period, further details are available on request.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Rachel Littlejohn, SLT Team Lead ASD: