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Specialist Speech and Language Therapist

Band 6

Main area
Children & Y.P. Services
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Fixed term: 12 months
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
277-343351-CSH-B
Site
Sites within the Royal Borough of Greenwich
Town
Greenwich
Salary
£36,070 - £42,712 pa inc
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
26/09/2021 23:59

SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPIST, BAND 6

Fixed Term contract: 12 months

Full time

Following additional funding we are looking for an experienced, motivated and innovative therapist to join our School Years team, delivering services to children and young people within the Royal Borough of Greenwich. You will be part of a large and supportive team comprising Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, therapy assistants and a well resourced admin team.

We are looking for a therapist experienced in using their own initiative to deliver direct and indirect therapy to families, to meet the needs of clinical caseload for allocated schools.

The successful applicant will have operational responsibilities and be a source of knowledge and support for School Years team colleagues and the wider service. The role will be configured based on the experience and expertise of the successful applicant.

We are a large SLT team with an organisational commitment for CPD to enhance clinician’s skills within areas of clinical interest.

The service has excellent internal supervision and support structures and provides a friendly environment to develop clinical skills, with opportunities to contribute towards service development projects.

As a highly valued employee of Oxleas you will have the opportunity to access a range of networks and resources including;

  • Black and Minority Ethnic network
  • Disability Action Group
  • LGBTQ+ network
  • Lived Experience Network
  • Women’s network
  • Mental Health network
  • Wellbeing services

The Royal Borough of Greenwich is a large and culturally diverse London borough with over 90 different languages spoken. Greenwich has good transport links both within the borough and into the city centre.

Please note that Oxleas operates a probationary period, further information is 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.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Julia Longthorne, Head of Profession - Speech and Language Therapy: julia.longthorne@nhs.net/020 8836 8621