Paediatric Speech & Language Therapist - Chafford Hundred - Permanent

Posted 17 October 2023
Salary £47000 per annum
LocationWest Thurrock
Job type Permanent
Discipline Speech and language therapistSpeech and Language Therapy (SLT) Jobs
Contact NameCandidate Attraction

Job description

Maxxima have recently partnered with one of the UK’s specialist provider of diagnostic and healthcare solutions. We are currently looking for an experienced Paediatric Speech & Language Therapist , who can provide overall support for the clinical leadership of the service. This post is based in Chafford Hundred, which is easily accessible via public transport.
About the role:
As a Paediatric Speech & Language Therapist, you will be working alongside our Clinical Manager and a band 5 therapist covering 2 Multi Academy Trusts. 

Your main responsibilities as a Paediatric Speech & Language Therapist:
  • Carry out formal and informal assessment of students and making diagnostic decisions
  • Set and evaluate aims and objectives regarding speech, language and communication
  • Carry out direct and indirect therapy interventions
  • Work with others, including families, teaching staff and other professionals
  • Contribute to training and prioritise/ manage caseload
  • Maintain best practice clinical standards as per RCSLT CQ live guidelines
  • Maintain a working knowledge of local policies and procedures and legal frameworks
  • Carry out required administrative duties
  • Work independently and accessing support as needed
  • Contributing to development of the practice
  • Participate in service research and audit
  • Contribute to supervision of assistants, students and volunteers
  • Take independent responsibility for continuing professional development and maintaining up to date HCPC registration
What we are looking for in a Paediatric Speech & Language Therapist :
  • The legal right to work in the UK
  • HCPC registration
Why work with Maxxima?
  • Knowledgeable, dedicated and vastly experienced Permanent Team with longstanding professional relationships with multiple clients
  • Access to exclusive vacancies through our numerous Master Vendor trusts across the country
  • Vacancies outside of NHS Rate caps with our private sector agreements
  • Access to International roles outside of England and the United Kingdom
Please note: We are unable to support or accept applications from candidates who are residents within the Red or Amber list of the Code of practice for the international recruitment of health and social care personnel in England, based on the World Health Organisation (WHO) Workforce Support and Safeguard List.
Next steps:
If you are interested to hear more, either hit the APPLY NOW button or reach out to Lucy on 0117 471 5956 or