Adult community speech and language therapist

Posted 22 December 2021
Salary£26 - £31 per hour
Job type Temporary
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Job description

Maxxima has a new opportunity for a band 7 Adult Speech and Language Therapist to fulfil a full time role based in Whiston. Part time options will be considered too.

To assess and deliver treatment plans in the community to Adult patients on our Dysphagia and/or  Communication pathway in the Boroughs of Knowsley and St Helens with a range of needs including neurodegenerative conditions, voice disorders and dementia. The therapist will be required to provide reviews of current patients on the Community caseload and assessments of new patients referred to the service with the oversight of the Clinical Lead within the service.
There may also be a requirement to access care homes to undertake patient assessments (This will require proof of double vaccination against Covid 19).

Patient assessments and reviews are being carried out face to face, via video link (Attend Anywhere) or telephone.

The role is available to start ASAP for 3 months ongoing and the pay rate is between £26.00 and £31.00 an hour dependent on experience. 

The post holder needs to be a car driver due to the nature of the work.

Why Work for Maxxima? 

• Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks 
• Dedicated and experienced consultants 
• Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment 
• Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques 
• Practical assistance with professional body registration 
• A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments 

At Maxxima we’re the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We’ll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You’ll know who’s supporting you every step of the way and we’ll always have time to take your call. 

Contact us:

If you are interested in this role please apply by clicking the apply button. Or if you would like more details about this role, contact the team today, we will always be happy to talk to you. 

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 us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement. 

Recommend a colleague: 

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive. 

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.