Head of Speech and Language Therapy - Band 8a - Carlisle

Posted 14 July 2023
Salary £34 - £36 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineSpeech and language therapistSpeech and Language Therapy Jobs

Job description

The Speech Therapy team at Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Band 8a Speech and Language Therapist in Carlisle. The successful candidate will be working full-time hours across Monday to Friday. We are looking for a Speech and Language Therapist to provide professional leadership across the IHCS. Previous experience of working within the NHS is desirable for this role.

Position: Speech and Language Therapist
Banding: 8a
Location: Carlisle
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Duration: 6 months contract

You will provide professional leadership across the IHCS. You will manage inpatient, outpatient, and community Speech and Language Therapy Services ensuring the robust clinical management of specialties within the service. You will be responsible for the long-term strategic planning and development of the Service and be required to meet System and National Requirements. 

Essential skills:

  • HCPC Registered
  • Relevant qualification in Speech and Language Therapy

Why work with Maxxima?

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Our expert recruitment consultants are here to find you the very best opportunities and help you every step of the way in securing the greatest placement. We hold preferred or sole supplier status with many clients which means you'll have access to a range of opportunities that can't be found anywhere else.

We always act in your best interests, talking with you and listening to you. You're an individual. A professional; not a resource.

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

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